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Traitor's Tail

Platinum Pie Rats Book 1
Four new apprentices. Four weeks at sea. One enormous secret. When the good ship Apple Pie is captured by Tasmaniac Devils, sworn enemies Dart the Dragon Slayer and Anna Bravetail must put aside their differences to plan an escape. But will they abandon their ship with a mysterious box hidden aboard? From the award-winning author of Pie Rats comes the explosive second series. Traitor’s Tail is the first instalment in the Platinum Pie Rat series for children age 8+. Fast moving passages of text take the reader on a treasure hunt of a lifetime where danger and humour intertwine in true pirate fashion with all the quirks of the Pie Rats. Maps, clues, riddles, diagrams and character sketches bring the story to life. Woven throughout the witty text and engaging illustrations, are messages of resilience, appreciating uniqueness and strengths, looking out for others, and embracing new experiences.
Australian author and illustrator Dr Cameron Stelzer has written and illustrated thirty-six books for children, including the Scallywags, Pie Rats and Stroogle series. His books have won the International Book Awards, American Fiction Awards, Book Excellence Awards, IndieReader Discovery Awards, NYC Big Book Awards and the National Indie Excellence Awards. After completing his Doctorate of Visual Arts, Cameron began working at the Natural History Museum in London. It was here that Cameron began writing and illustrating stories inspired by the animals in the museum. He has been writing and illustrating stories featuring anthropomorphic characters ever since. Cameron also holds a Graduate Diploma in Education and has a passion for creating exciting children's books and fostering a love of reading, writing and creativity in young people.
* The stand-alone second series. Follows on from the award-winning Pie Rats series of novels. * Detailed character illustrations and maps in every chapter bring the story to life. * The first of four Platinum Pie Rats novels. * This series lies within the fictional world created by Dr Cameron Stelzer and includes the SOS, Scallywags, Pie Rats series. * A new book in the series will be released in June, July, August and September 2024. * The author will visit over 100 primary schools and work with 30,000 children. * Direct contact with over 4,000 consumers, plus a national PR campaign.

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