Text by Ekaterina Stepanenko, illustrated by Polya Plavinskaya
Beautifully illustrated and fact-laden exploration of pirates throughout history and across the globe.
Who were the real pirates of the Caribbean and beyond? Find out in this gorgeously illustrated guide to pirate life! Packed with intriguing historical details, it reveals the true nature of piracy and gives insights into ships and weapons, food and dress, the Pirate Code and plunder, flags and hidden treasures, and much more. Be prepared to meet the notorious Blackbeard, the fearsome Hayreddin Barbarossa, and the women pirates Jeanne de Belleville and Grace O’Malley. From Viking times to the Golden Age of Piracy and up to present day, this book takes you on a thrilling voyage debunking pirate myths of peg legs, eye patches and parrots.
PRIZES 2023 Winner of BCBF Illustrators Exhibition
KEY SELLING POINTS
The third book by a harmonious duo of the publishing industry professionals: Ekaterina Stepanenko, experienced writer and non-fiction children’s books editor, and Polya Plavinskaya,art director and illustrator.
Striking illustrations from a winner of the Bologna Illustrators Exhibition 2023.
A well-researched and informative guide.
A great way to introduce children into history and geography.
Art that can be enjoyed even without a high seas obsession.
RIGHTS SOLD German
Non-fiction Age: 10 + Pages: 56 Size: 240*310 mm To be published in 2023 by A Walk Through History