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Walden, Mark

The leaders of the world's villainous forces are being picked off one by one in a series of mysterious attacks and Dr Nero is forced to take temporary control of G.L.O.V.E. when Diabolus Darkdoom is seriously injured. He then discovers that Otto, who has now been missing for several months since Dreadnought, is leading the attacks

Paperback, Book. English. Children's stories.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2010
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Statement of responsibility: by Mark Walden
ISBN: 1408800152, 9781408800157
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 320 p. ; 20 cm.
Series: H.I.V.E. : Higher Institute of Villainous Education ; 5
Subject: H.I.V.E (Imaginary organization) Juvenile fiction.; Criminals Juvenile fiction.; Assassins Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: H.I.V.E. : Higher Institute of Villainous Education ; 5.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 7
Interest Level: MY
Points: 11
Quiz Number: 217576

Author note

Mark Walden's first book, H.I.V.E.won Richard and Judy's 'Best Kids' Books Ever' 9+ category. Paramount has optioned the film rights, and it was chosen as one of ten titles for Booktrust's Booked Up scheme. Mark followed this success with three further titles in the extraordinarily brilliant H.I.V.E.series and as a WBD author for 2009. He lives with his family in Hampshire.


Praise for 'H.I.V.E.' series:'A comedy thriller, full of baddies, action and lashings of humour'
Sunday Express||'An exuberant Dahl-esque escapade'
Financial Times||'Exciting, clever and all in all brilliant'
Sunday Telegraph