Transworld signs evacuee tale

Transworld signs evacuee tale

Transworld has signed a book from David Merron, who was evacuated from the East End of London to the Buckinghamshire countryside in World War II.

Michelle Signore, editorial director at Transworld, signed the book, with a working title of Skylark - An Evacuee's Story, from Charlie Viney at the Charlie Viney Agency.

Signore said: "David’s story captured my heart from the moment I started to read it. He writes with great insight, warmth and humour about this life-changing period of his life."

the book will be published in July 2015.