The League of American Traitors
National Treasure meets Hamilton in a breathless history-based thriller from an outstanding new voice.Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it. . . .When seventeen year-old Jasper is approached at the funeral of his deadbeat father by a man claiming to be an associate of his deceased parents, he’s thrust into a world of secrets tied to America’s history—and he’s right at the heart of it.First, Jasper finds out he is the sole surviving descendant of Benedict Arnold, the most notorious traitor in American history. Then he learns that his father’s death was no accident. Jasper is at the center of a war that has been going on for centuries, in which the descendants of the heroes and traitors of the American Revolution still duel to the death for the sake of their honor.His only hope to escape his dangerous fate on his eighteenth birthday? Take up the research his father was pursuing at the time of his death, to clear Arnold’s name.Whisked off to a boarding school populated by other descendants of notorious American traitors, it’s a race to discover the truth. But if Jasper doesn’t find a way to uncover the evidence his father was hunting for, he may end up paying for the sins of his forefathers with his own life.Like a mash-up of National Treasure and Hamilton, Matthew Landis’s debut spins the what-ifs of American history into a heart-pounding thriller steeped in conspiracy, clue hunting, and danger.

The League of American Traitors Details

TitleThe League of American Traitors
Author
FormatHardcover
ReleaseAug 8th, 2017
PublisherSky Pony Press
ISBN1510707352
ISBN-139781510707351
Number of pages336 pages
Rating
GenreHistorical Fiction, Young Adult, Historical

The League of American Traitors Review

  • Rachel Lightwood
    May 5, 2016
    This sounds kind of like Alex Rider, aka my favourite childhood series... colour me excited!
  • Cindy ✩☽ Savage Queen ♔
    October 1, 2016
    For once a title change that I actually kind of like: The Judas Society ----> The League of American Traitors I'm down with this
  • Andrew Jason
    April 24, 2016
    SECRET SOCIETIES, YESSSS.
  • Svenka
    March 9, 2017
    *breaks down the door* DID SOMEBODY SAY HAMILTON?????
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