London, April 15 IANS | 3 months ago

Nikhil Chandwani, a promising poet and writer, has become the first Indian author to receive the "most promising talent" award of the UK Writers' Forum.


He was shortlisted for his critically-acclaimed book of poems titled "Unsung Words" and "Inked With love", a novel.

Chandwani has also written another novel, titled "I Wrote Your Name in the Sky", and a few travel documentaries.

Chandwani has also been included among the top five budding Indian authors. His first book was translated in various languages. This is Chandwani's seventh award in literature.

Chandwani is also part of a Hollywood movie produced by Mystic Wanderer Innovative Media Pvt. Ltd.

"Unsung Words" was released at World Book Fair, New Delhi.

(Posted on 15-04-2014)