V.M. Whitworth

The Traitors' Pit
  • The Traitors' Pit

  • They call it the Traitors’ Pit.
    Though others know it by other names:
    The Heathen Pit.
    The Thieves’ Pit.
    The Pit of Hell.

    Wulfgar does not believe that his older brother is capable of treason. But Wystan stands accused of plotting to overthrow the King and place his cousin on the throne.

    With an invading army gathering force, can Wulfgar exonerate his brother before Wystan suffers a traitor’s death...?

    A historical epic in the tradition of C.J.Sansom. V.M.Whitworth also writes as Victoria Whitworth and is the author of THE BONE THIEF and DAUGHTER OF THE WOLF.

V.M. Whitworth is a historian and academic: she is a lecturer in the Centre for Nordic Studies, University of the Highlands and Islands. After reading English at Oxford, an M.A. and D.Phil from the Centre for Medieval Studies in York, V.M. published Dying and Death in Later Anglo-Saxon England. Having worked as a lecturer, tour guide, artist's model and EFL teacher, V.M. now lives on a smallholding in Orkney with family, cats, ducks and occasional sheep, planning further adventures for Wulfgar.

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