Scotland, late XIX Century – Legends and mystery surround the manor of the Hateleys where young William Druce will meet his destiny under the appearance of Vernon Dougal, a Vampire who will change his life forever. A series of premonitory signs will be prelude of his obscure fate, reserved to the children of the night. William leaves his country and his love, Wynter, with the purpose to come back once he learns how to control his new nature.
Lea Valti was born in Rome, Italy. She began writing at an early age for her classmates and has never stopped. She loves fantasy books and movies and she enjoys drawing and painting. Lea Valti is a teacher, Prelude is her first novel and it has been awarded in Italy for its literary value. Immersed in gothic atmospheres and romantic references, Prelude is a Paranormal Fantasy where pure love and harsh fate play an unpredictable game.