Winner of the Branford Boase Award 2009 and longlisted for the 2009 Carnegie Medal A brilliant debut from an extremely talented young novelist Will appeal to the fantasy and non-fantasy market With its themes of cowardice, loyalty and bravery, it will provide much material for discussion
B.R. Collins is a graduate of both university and drama school. The Traitor Game is her first novel. Bridget lives in Tunbridge Wells, Kent.
'The whole is an extraordinary and truthful working-through of adolescent difficulties. A notable new writer has arrived' Sunday Times Book of the Week 'Wonderfully conceived ... Brain food that's well worth feeding to your teenage boys - and stealing from them afterwards' Big Issue 'A convincing, almost forensic, evocation of the experience of being bullied - and living with the fear that it will happen again' Time Out Kids' Book of the Week 'This is a gripping debut novel which had me on the edge of my seat ... The author has deftly managed to keep up the momentum and suspense in each world and has created an unforgettable story' School Librarian