Truth or Busted: The Fact or Fiction Behind Pirates by Adam Sutherland
  

Truth or Busted: The Fact or Fiction Behind Pirates

Written by Adam Sutherland
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Part of the Truth or Busted Series

Synopsis

Truth or Busted: The Fact or Fiction Behind Pirates by Adam Sutherland

Truth or Busted's Pirates title explores popular myths and legends, sayings and notions about pirates in a fascinating way that kids will find unputdownable! Such statements as 'Pirates made their victims walk the plank' or 'Pirates carried treasure maps' are examined, as well as where the ideas originally came from, whether they have any basis in truth, or whether they are simply myths. Each statement is given a TRUTH or BUSTED evaluation. Truth or Busted: Pirates is a swashbuckling great read for kids who love anything piratical!

About the Author

Adam Sutherland is an award-winning journalist and non-fiction writer with over 20 years' experience in the industry. He has written for publications including The Observer, Wired and Esquire magazines, and has won the PPA Specialist Writer of the Year Award for his coverage of sport, and a BSME award for Young Writer of the Year. He started his writing career covering bands and music for style magazines The Face, i-D and Arena, but more recently has expanded to cover film, new media and business. He has written a series of business titles for young adults on companies such as Nike, Google and Facebook, and biographies of rapper Jay-Z and Apple founder Steve Jobs.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages

Author

Adam Sutherland
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Publisher

Wayland an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

11th May 2017

ISBN

9781526300652


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