Agent : Victoria Hobbs
John Harwood is a freelance writer who divides his time between London and South Australia. Besides fiction, his published work includes biography, poetry, political journalism and literary history. His first novel, The Ghost Writer, was published to widespread critical acclaim in 2004. It won the ‘Children of the Night’ Award for Best Gothic Novel of 2004, from the Dracula Society of Great Britain, and the International Horror Guild’s First Novel Award for Outstanding Achievement in Horror and Dark Fantasy in 2005. His second novel, The Seance, was published in 2008 by Jonathan Cape, and his next novel, The Asylum, will be published in March 2013.