It’s been ten years since Victoria Hislop released her debut novel The Island and since then it has gone on to sell millions of copies worldwide. To celebrate its success we’re giving you the chance to win two tickets to a special Q&A event with Victoria herself.

The event will be held at Carmelite House in London on Wednesday 16th September and begins at 6pm. The evening will start with the only UK screening of the first episode of Το Νησί the hugely successful Greek TV adaptation of the novel, followed by the Q&A session with Victoria then a book signing and drinks on the terrace.

All you have to do to win, is answer the following question:

In 2013, how many people were diagnosed with leprosy worldwide? 

A - 216,000
B - 211,000
C - 218,000
D - 213,000

Email your answer to

Competition closes on Thursday 3rd September and the winner will be drawn at midday on Friday 4th September.

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