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Richard Brassey

  • 5 stars across 23 books
    Richard Brassey is the author and illustrator of a host of colourful and original non-fiction books for children, among them the bestselling NESSIE THE LOCH NESS MONSTER and THE STORY OF SCOTLAND, which won the TES/SALTIRE SOCIETY AWARD. He lives in Essex. Visit his website at http://www.richardbrassey.com.
    10th April 2014

    The Story of the World Cup

    This is a colourful history of the World Cup from the author of THE STORY OF THE OLYMPICS. From the first tournamen... More

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    5th April 2012

    The Queen

    Between April and July 2012, extensive celebrations will celebrate the diamond jubilee of the Queen's reign. Following t... More

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    15th March 2001

    The Story of Ireland

    Comic, colourful and succinct, with short text-bytes, lots of pictures and jokey captions, this is a brilliant introduct... More

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    1st May 2012

    The Story of the Olympics

    A brilliant introduction to the history of The Olympics, from the traditional games of Ancient Greece, to their revival ... More

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    10th September 2009

    Focus on Tudor Life: Elizabeth I - A Tudor Queen

    Each title is a biography of one person's life, achievements and the problems they faced. The series covers many histori... More

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    5th June 2014

    The Story of World War One

    It began 100 years ago. They said it would be over by Christmas. They were wrong! Read about the tanks and trenches, b... More

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    4th February 1999

    The Story Of Scotland

    The story of Scotland from the Ice Age to the Vikings, the Picts and the Romans, to Robert the Bruce, Mary Queen of Sc... More

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    7th January 2010

    Greyfriars Bobby

    Everyone has heard the legend of Greyfriars Bobby, the Skye terrier who belonged to a policeman in Edinburgh more than o... More

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    4th April 2013

    Robin Hood

    From medieval times to the modern day, people have been fascinated by tales of the famous outlaw who allegedly robbed th... More

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    3rd August 2009

    Nelson

    Flora and Annie are off to stay with their grandparents for the summer. The girls will travel on their own from Cape Tow... More

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      What a great little book giving you all he main facts and details of the history of the World Cup. I used this book as the basis for our World Cup top...

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