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Neil Tonge

  • 5 stars across 15 books
    Neil Tonge is an experienced writer of children`s non-fiction, with a particular interest in history. As an experienced teacher of 22 years, Neil escaped into the semi-retirement of advisory and inspection work. Firmly wedded to the idea that children need to understand that learning is fun, Neil has produced a wide range of information and activity books for children from six to sixteen and beyond. His book `Terrible Tudors` was voted second most popular book of 2000 and it was featured on Blue Peter.
    2nd February 2017

    Terrible Tudors

    Refreshed, renewed, reloaded! Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Terrible Tud... More

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    5th September 2013

    Vile Victorians

    They may have looked all prim and proper, but the Victorians were a jolly naughty bunch who could be vicious and v... More

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    8th October 2015

    Survivors: A Victorian Mine Disaster: A Young Boy's Story

    It's the 1840s in a Victorian mining town and disaster is about to strike. For young John Elliot and his family, life ... More

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    10th July 2014

    The History Detective Investigates: Anglo-Saxons

    Discover the answers to fascinating questions in these new titles from the History Detective Investigates series. Follow... More

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    1st May 2008

    Dark Eagle and Other Historical Stories

    Dark Eagle and other stories is a collection of historical tales. A boy is torn between loyalty to his own clan and the ... More

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    31st May 2001

    Blood and Ice

    The stories in the "World War II Flashbacks" series draw the reader into the experiences and emotions of a young person'... More

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    1st February 2016

    Anglo-Saxons

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