Top 10 Worst Vicious Villains

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Gareth Stevens, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Villains are called bandits, highwaymen, or outlaws. They rob, murder, and perform other evil acts for a variety of twisted reasons. This book introduces readers to some of the most notorious villains to ever live. Readers see the bloodstained trail that these men and women have left throughout history, including corrupt Renaissance families and Wild West robbers. Accessible text brings readers face-to-face with incredibly infamous figures, such as the gangster Al Capone and grave robbers Burke and Hare. Vibrant cartoon illustrations accompany these fascinating facts, allowing readers to see the dark side of history in a way that is both enlightening and entertaining.

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About the author (2012)

Jim Pipe has written numerous non-fiction books for children, many on historical subjects. He lives in Dublin, Ireland.

Antram was born in Brighton, England. He studied at Eastbourne College of Art and then worked in advertising for 15 years before becoming a full-time artist.

David Salariya was born in Dundee, Scotland. He has illustrated a wide range of books and has created and designed many new series for publishers both in the U.K. and U.S.A. In 1989 he established The Salariya Book Company. He lives in Brighton with his wife, the illustrator Shirley Willis, and their son, Jonathan.

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