Clare Hibbert, BA Hons Oxon, is a freelance author and editor living in London. She has written more than 50 non-fiction books for children. Pirates and their adventures are a particular interest of hers. John James studied figurative illustration and specialized in historical reconstructions and architectural drawings for many years. He has worked on a number of non-fiction books for children, including an award winning title on Egyptian pyramids. He lives in Britain.Hibbert, Clare is the author of 'Real Pirates Over 20 True Stories of Seafaring Sculduggery' with ISBN 9781592700189 and ISBN 1592700187.