A rich anthology on the ever-popular theme of heroes and villains, including stories from Chris d'Lacey, Kaye Umansky, Celia Rees, Pat Moon and Thomas Bloor, as well existing material from Joan Aiken, Adeline Yen Mah, Mary Melwood, Richard Peck and Frances Hodgson Burnett.
In this, our latest anthology in association with the Federation of Children's Book Groups, we have five exciting and brand new short stories from Pat Moon, Kaye Umansky, Thomas Bloor, Celia Rees and Chris D'Lacey, who have each made their choice - nice guy, or dastardly villain...In addition we have extracted writing on this theme from Richard Peck's 'A Long Way From Chicago', Adeline Yen Mah's 'Chinese Cinderella' and Virginia Euwer Wolff's 'Make Lemonade', and more besides. Nasty or nice, there is something for everyone in these ten superb stories, making it an invaluable introduction to the best in children's writing today.
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Pat Moon is the hugely popular author of 'Do Not Read This Book' and the forthcoming 'Four Days Till Friday'. Kaye Umansky is well known for her wicked 'Pongwiffy' stories, Celia Rees has climbed new heights with the powerful 'Witch Child', while Chris D'Lacey and Thomas Bloor are well known for 'Fly Cherokee Fly' and 'The Memory Prisoner' respectively.
Heroes and Villains by Hodder Children's Books
Hodder Children's Books
Used - Very Good
Hachette Children's Group
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