Alexandre Dumas Pere was born France in 1802. His mother's tales of his father's bravery, during the Napoleonic wars, inspired the young Alexandre to write some of the best-loved adventure stories the world has known, such as The Three Musketeers and The Count of Monte Cristo. R. Jay Nudds was born in Dublin in 1985 and grew up near Manchester. A Gold Medalist in Visual Arts from Rabindra Bharti University, Kolkata, India, Sankha. His work features in a number of titles from Campfire, which include Stolen Hearts, Heracles, and The Wind in the Willows.