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  • 4 stars across 162 books
    John Malam studied Ancient History and Archaeology at the University of Birmingham, after which he worked as an archaeologist at the Ironbridge Gorge Museum in Shropshire. He is now an author specialising in information books for children. John also writes a weekly children`s book review column for the Manchester Evening News. He lives in Cheshire with his wife, a book designer, and their two children.
    11th February 2016

    The Witches

    A REAL WITCH gets the same pleasure from squelching a child as you get from eating a plateful of strawberries and ... More

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    1st March 2013

    Very Sleepy Pig

    Every morning the farm animals get up early, but Pig is so lazy he always stays in bed! Will he ever get up in time to e... More

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    1st January 2014

    You Wouldn't Want To Be A Roman Gladiator!

    Do you think being a Roman gladiator seems glamorous? Think again! At gladiator school, you'll be taught to fight, kill,... More

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    7th September 2006

    Dinosaur Atlas: An Amazing Journey Through a Lost World

    Journey into a lost world and come face to face with an amazing array of reptile rulers in this stunning interactive b... More

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    1st February 2016

    Story of the First World War for Children

    "In association with Imperial War Museums."... More

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    1st April 2012

    The Terracotta Army and Other Lost Treasures

    History meets archaeology in this fantastic new series. You can uncover the secrets behind the world's lost towns, tombs... More

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    28th May 2014

    Biography: Leonardo Da Vinci

    Read the inspiring story of Leonardo Da Vinci's life, from his traditional Italian upbringing to his adult life as one o... More

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    15th May 2003

    Scientists Who Made History: Guglielmo Marconi

    This book follows Marconi's life from his upbringing in Italy to his work in London on inventing and perfecting the radi... More

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    11th February 2016

    Queen Elizabeth II: Her Story

    Queen Elizabeth II, Her Story recounts the story of Queen Elizabeth's life, from when she was a young princess, to... More

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    1st July 2010

    Mythologies: Fairies

    Down on the grassy meadow, a ring of shimmering lights dance and sing under the darkness of the night sky...From Finvarr... More

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