A mask can hide a thousand lies . . .
Baru Cormorant believes any price is worth paying to liberate her people - even her soul. When the Empire of Masks conquers her island home, criminalizes her customs, and murders one of her Fathers, Baru vows to hide her hate, join the Empire's civil service, and claw her way up enough rungs of power to put a stop to the Emperor's influence and set her people free . . .
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We hosted a Twitter Q&A with Seth Dickinson, author of the The Traitor, which is out in hardback on the 24th September. Here's a selection of the best from the event!
You can read an extract from The Traitor here.