Best Villains in books for teens - When you're Evil





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Published on Aug 16, 2012

A gathering of the best evildoers from young adult fiction. No Shakespeare, Cormac McCarthy, Thomas Harris, or Stephen King here, just a lot of the best villains for the teen audience!

1. President Snow (The Hunger Games series) Suzanne Collins
2. Selia (Goose Girl and Forest Born) Shannon Hale
3. Zyid (Truancy) Isamu Fukui
4. Prosper English (Genius trilogy) Catherine Jinks
5. Lord Voldemort (Harry Potter series) J.K. Rowling
6. Sauron (The Lord of the Rings) J.R.R. Tolkien
7. Christopher Carrion (Books of Abarat) Clive Barker
8. ??? (Bloodlines trilogy) Lindsay Anne Kendal
9. The White Witch (The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe) C.S. Lewis
10. Kerrigor (Sabriel) Garth Nix
11. Archie Costello (The Chocolate War series)
12. Marisa Coulter (His Dark Materials) Philip Pullman
13. Roger (Song of the Lioness quartet) Tamora Pierce
14. Saint Dane (Pendragon series) D.J. MacHale
15. Razim (Scorpia Rising) Anthony Horowitz
16. Edison Group (Darkest Powers trilogy) Kelley Armstrong
17. WICKED (Maze Runner trilogy) James Dashner
18. The Styx (Tunnels series) Brian Williams and Roderick Gordon
19. Jack Spinner (A Curse Dark as Gold) Elizabeth C. Bunce
20. Count Olaf (A Series of Unfortunate Events) Lemony Snicket
21. Patti Smith (Run the Game) Jason Myers
22. Mayor Prentiss (Chaos Walking trilogy) Patrick Ness
23. Alec D'urberville (Tess of the D'urbervilles) Thomas Hardy
24. Incarceron (Incarceron series) Catherine Fisher
25. Reyad (Poison Study) Maria V. Snyder
26. Leck (Graceling Realm) Kristin Cashore
27. Griffin Connely (Bystander) James Preller
28. Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl) Eoin Colfer
29. King Arch (Archenemy) Frank Beddor
30. The Adderhead (Inkspell and Inkdeath) Cornelia Funke
31. Douglas Montgomery (Hold Me Closer, Necromancer) Lish McBride
32. Lord Loss (The Demonata) Darren Shan
33. Slagar (Mattimeo) Brian Jacques
34. Arawn Death Lord (Chronicles of Prydian) Lloyd Alexander
35. Arise Fell (I, Coriander) Sally Gardner
36. Madam Vega and Alexi (Obernewtyn) Isobelle Carmody
37. Sister Tabitha (The Forest of Hands and Teeth) Carrie Ryan
38. Frank (Captivate) Carrie Jones
39. Olivia Foxworth (Flowers in the Attic) V.C. Andrews
40. The Trunchbull (Matilda) Roald Dahl
41. Lord Remy Daul (Star Crossed) Elizabeth C. Bunce
42. Vera (My Sweet Audrina) V.C. Andrews
43. Dr. Golan (Miss Peregrine's House for Peculiar Children) Ransom Riggs
44. Mother Malkin (The Last Apprentice: Revenge of the Witch) Joseph Delany
45. Achilles de Flandres (Ender's Shadow series) Orson Scott Card
46. Quentin Makepeace (Ptolemy's Gate) Jonathan Stroud
47. Jeanine (Divergent and Insurgent) Veronica Roth
48. President Coin (Mockingjay) Suzanne Collins
49. Mr. Harvey (The Lovely Bones) Alice Sebold
50. Vaughn Ashby (Wither) Lauren DeStefano
51. Mother (A Child Called "It") Dave Pelzer
52. Bryce (13 Reasons Why) Jay Asher
53. Jack Merridew (The Lord of the Flies) William Golding
54. The Cutter (The Replacement) Brenna Yovanoff
55. Reverend Klaus Perimo (Meridian) Amber Kizer
56. Alice (Prophecy of the Sisters trilogy) Michelle Zink
57. General Woundwort (Watership Down) Richard Adams
58. Mr. Croup and Mr. Vandemar (Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere) Mike Carey
59. Drake Merwin (Gone series) Michael Grant
60. Rogerson Biscoe (Dreamland) Sarah Dessen
61. The Other Mother (Coraline) Neil Gaiman
62. Cole (The Blue Mirror) Kathe Koja
63. Mary Hightower (Skinjacker trilogy) Neil Shusterman
64. Valentine (Mortal Instruments) Cassandra Clare
65. Long John Silver (Treasure Island) Robert Louis Stevenson
66. Mad Dog (Blood Red Road) Moira Young
67. Stepmother (Chime) Franny Billingsley
68. Richard Lopez (Ship Breaker) Paolo Bacigalupi
69. Mr. Dark (Something Wicked This Way Comes) Ray Bradbury
70. Gideon Graves (Scott Pilgrim's Finest Hour) Bryan Lee O'Malley
71. Captain Hook (Peter Pan) J.M. Barrie
72. Skeksyl (Juniper Berry) M.P. Kozlowsky
73. Ridley (Caster Chronicles) Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
74. Dark Fairy (Reckless) Cornelia Funke
75. Lord Darkwater (Neverdark) C.S. Einfeld
76. Anton (White Cat) Holly Black
77. Ty (Stolen; A Letter to My Captor) Lucy Christopher
78. Peter Wiggin (Ender's Game) Orson Scott Card
79. Napoleon (Animal Farm) George Orwell
80. The man Jack (The Graveyard Book) Neil Gaiman
81. Mogra (The Sight) David Clement Davies
82. Dracula (Dracula) Bram Stoker

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