"Polak's attempt at tackling a topic which has received limited attention in YA novels is commendable. Her work prompts adults working with teens to realize that gambling addiction is not a social problem with which only adults and seniors wrestle."
(Carol-Ann Hoyte Candian Bookseller
About the Author
MONIQUE POLAK is a regular contributor to The Montreal Gazette
and has been published in many other major publications such as the Globe and Mail
, The National Post
, and Newsday
. She lives in Montreal with her husband and daughter, where she also teaches writing and English Literature.