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30 most evil lines from books

It's time for some booing and hissing.

Literature has offered up an overstuffed rogue's gallery of villains and with the power of the written word, they've embedded their wickedness in our minds. To celebrate their genuine awfulness, we've assembled the 30 most evil lines from books.

As always, let us know if we've missed off one of your favourites at the bottom.

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