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Mark Walden - Author

Mark Walden’s first book, H.I.V.E., was selected as a winner in Richard and Judy’s ‘Best Kids’ Books Ever’. Paramount has optioned the film rights, and it was chosen as one of ten titles for Booktrust’s Booked Up scheme, which gives every secondary school student a free book. Mark has followed this success with two further titles in the extraordinarily brilliant H.I.V.E. series and was selected as a WBD author for 2009. He is happily married (as is his wife, he hopes) and is the proud father of Megan.

H.I.V.E: Rogue, published by Bloomsbury in May 2010, is the fifth book in the series. H.I.V.E: Zero Hour published in September 2010, is the sixth and H.I.V.E: After Shock is the seventh in the series.

Earthfall, published by Bloomsbury in June 2012, is a 3-D mega-budget action adventure in book form.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Mark Walden

Earthfall
Mark Walden
Shortlisted for the 2013 Leeds Book Award - June 2012 Book of the Month. Rich in dazzlingly but sinister technology with Grendels, Drones and Hunters on the attack, this headlong adventure of how a group of kids fight against it...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/06/2012
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HIVE 7 Aftershock
Mark Walden
The thrilling H.I.V.E series is back and villainy is thriving! Otto and his elite gang in the Alpha stream are off on another terrifying mission. Their destination is Siberia and the exercise is their most dangerous yet. But as the...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/08/2011
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HIVE: Higher Institute of Villainous Education
Mark Walden
The Higher Institute of Villainous Education, or H.I.V.E as it is more commonly known, selects its students carefully: each has a special talent for the supremely villainous. Otto Malpense has been chosen for his skills in Global Domination. But, Otto...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/08/2011
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HIVE 2: The Overlord Protocol
Mark Walden
Otto and Wing have special permission to leave H.I.V.E.'s secret island location to attend a funeral (all too common in their line of business). But before they reach their destination they are ambushed. Who would risk assassinating Otto Malpense, star...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/08/2011
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HIVE 3: Escape Velocity
Mark Walden
HIVE is the top secret school of villainy and kids everywhere, particularly boys will find the idea brilliant and exciting. It's full of action involving good guys and bad guys with plenty of humour thrown in. Click here to go...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/08/2011
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HIVE 4: Dreadnought
Mark Walden
A real page turner, the fourth title in the gripping, fast-paced HIVE series moves effortless across time and space. The HIVE students are off on a deadly training mission in the Artic. Known as the ninety-three-percenter because of the number...
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HIVE 5: Rogue
Mark Walden
This is the fifth book in the explosive H.I.V.E series, which follows the exploits of teenagers who are being trained at the Higher Institute of Villainous Education as well as those who've made it into G.L.O.V.E, the Global League of...
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HIVE 6: Zero Hour
Mark Walden
Fast-paced science fantasy packed full of gadgetry, mind control and invention, this new chapter in the thrilling H.I.V.E series plays for the highest stakes. Overlord can now move from one body to another making him near unstoppable. Only criminal mastermind...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/08/2011
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HIVE 6: Zero Hour
Mark Walden
Fast-paced science fantasy packed full of gadgetry, mind control and invention, this new chapter in the thrilling H.I.V.E series plays for the highest stakes. Overlord can now move from one body to another making him near unstoppable. Only criminal mastermind...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/09/2010
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HIVE 5: Rogue
Mark Walden
This is the fifth book in the explosive H.I.V.E series, which follows the exploits of teenagers who are being trained at the Higher Institute of Villainous Education as well as those who've made it into G.L.O.V.E, the Global League of...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/05/2010
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HIVE 4: Dreadnought
Mark Walden
A real page turner, the fourth title in the gripping, fast-paced HIVE series moves effortless across time and space. The HIVE students are off on a deadly training mission in the Artic. Known as the ninety-three-percenter because of the number...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/09/2009
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HIVE 3: Escape Velocity
Mark Walden
HIVE is the top secret school of villainy and kids everywhere, particularly boys will find the idea brilliant and exciting. It's full of action involving good guys and bad guys with plenty of humour thrown in. Click here to go...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/09/2008
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HIVE 2: The Overlord Protocol
Mark Walden
Otto and Wing have special permission to leave H.I.V.E.'s secret island location to attend a funeral (all too common in their line of business). But before they reach their destination they are ambushed. Who would risk assassinating Otto Malpense, star...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/09/2008
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HIVE: Higher Institute of Villainous Education
Mark Walden
The Higher Institute of Villainous Education, or H.I.V.E as it is more commonly known, selects its students carefully: each has a special talent for the supremely villainous. Otto Malpense has been chosen for his skills in Global Domination. But, Otto...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/05/2007
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