A gripping writerly thriller that pulls you in from the first page, and keeps you turning the pages, The Pretender is pacy and smart. --Jackie Kay
About the Author
David Belbin has published numerous short stories in literary magazines and anthologies. He works part time as programme leader of the MA in Creative Writing at Nottingham Trent University and is an experienced speaker in public, on radio and TV. He edited a crime short stories anthology, `City Of Crime' (Five Leaves), wrote a best selling guide to eBay.co.uk ('The eBay Book', Harriman House) and now edits the Crime Express series of novellas for Five Leaves. He is best known for his many novels and short stories for Young Adults, including `Denial', `Festival' and `Love Lessons'. In the 90's, he wrote a string of twenty crime novels, from `Shoot The Teacher' to `Dead Guilty' including a twelve novel sequence about young police officers, The Beat, for Scholastic, making him the company's best selling UK author.