Gamer by Chris Bradford
  

Gamer

Written by Chris Bradford
Illustrated by Pedro Vergani

13+ readers   Super-readable Dyslexia-friendly   
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Interest Age Teen Reading Age 9+ From the best-selling author of Young Samurai, a new, action packed dystopian novel, with a striking lenticular jacket, sure to stand out on bookshelves!

Particularly suitable for reluctant, struggling or dyslexic readers.

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Synopsis

Gamer by Chris Bradford

Scott is selected as a games tester for Virtual Kombat, the most realistic fighting video game ever invented - so real it hurts!

Once a Gamer enters the fighting world, it becomes hard to distinguish between what is real and what is not. Scott must work his way up the ranks to make it out alive, but when friend and rival Kate fails to return from the Virtual Arena, Scott begins to wonder if it's more than just a game...An action-packed dystopian novel by the best-selling author of the Young Samurai books!

Particularly suitable for reluctant, struggling or dyslexic readers.

About the Author

Chris Bradford

Chris Bradford lives an action packed life and is a self-confessed adrenaline junkie. He’s thrown himself over Victoria Falls on a bungee cord, out of an airplane in New Zealand and off a French mountain on a paraglider, but he’s always managed to land safely – something he learnt from his martial arts training.

Chris joined a judo club aged seven and since then he has trained in karate, kickboxing, samurai swordsmanship and has earned his black belt in Tai-jutsu, the fighting art of the ninja. Chris is a student of Sensei Akemi Solloway, who is the eldest daughter of an old samurai family, descended from the Karo of Iwatsuki Castle, near Tokyo.

Before writing the Young Samurai series, Chris was a professional musician and songwriter. He’s even performed for HRH Queen Elizabeth II (but suspects she found his band a bit noisy). Chris lives on the South Downs with his wife, baby boy and two cats called Tigger and Rhubarb.

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Format

Paperback
104 pages

Author

Chris Bradford
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Author's Website

www.youngsamurai.com

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Publisher

Barrington Stoke Ltd

Publication date

15th May 2015

ISBN

9781781124772

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