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Stella Tarakson

  • 5 stars across 27 books
    Stella graduated with a law degree, but writing was always her passion. Before long, she left her 'sensible' job and plunged into the world of publishing. She has now written over 30 books. As the daughter of Greek immigrants, Stella was steeped in Greek mythology, and she uses her love of Greece in her books. Nick Roberts was born in Colwyn Bay, North Wales, and moved to Somerset when he was five years old. He turned the art studio at his school into his second home, and qualified with a BA Hons in graphic design from Bristol Polytechnic in 1986. His most memorable project has been the branding of the European Youth Olympics in Bath. Nick moved back to Somerset to set up a home studio in 2007.
    22nd February 2018

    Here Comes Hercules!

    When Tim Baker breaks his mum's favourite vase, it's the least of his problems. The Greek hero he's released is in dange... More

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    20th September 2018

    Hera's Terrible Trap!

    Book 2 in the Hopeless Heroes series that takes readers on fun adventures back to Ancient Greece! ... More

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    20th September 2018

    Arachne's Golden Gloves!

    Book 3 in the Hopeless Heroes series that takes readers on fun adventures back to Ancient Greece! ... More

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    20th September 2018

    Apollo's Mystic Message!

    Book 5 in the Hopeless Heroes series that takes readers on fun adventures back to Ancient Greece! Why is Tim's pi... More

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    6th February 2020

    Hades' Pet Hellhound

    Book 9 in the Hopeless Heroes series that takes readers on fun adventures back to Ancient Greece! ... More

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    6th February 2020

    Time's Up, Tim!

    Book 10 in the Hopeless Heroes series that takes readers on fun adventures back to Ancient Greece! ... More

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    20th September 2018

    Problems with Pythagoras!

    Book 4 in the Hopeless Heroes series that takes readers on fun adventures back to Ancient Greece! Tim Baker's ... More

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    6th February 2020

    Jason's Wild Winds

    Book 6 in the Hopeless Heroes series that takes readers on fun adventures back to Ancient Greece! ... More

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    6th February 2020

    Circe's Beastly Feast

    Book 7 in the Hopeless Heroes series that takes readers on fun adventures back to Ancient Greece! ... More

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    6th February 2020

    Odysseus' Trojan Trick

    Book 8 in the Hopeless Heroes series that takes readers on fun adventures back to Ancient Greece! ... More

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    • Arachne's Golden Gloves!

      Arachne's Golden Gloves!

      by read99

      I really liked this book. Tim goes back to Ancient Greece to free the victims that were turned to stone by Stheno. Can Tim free the victims somehow? I...

    • Hera's Terrible Trap!

      Hera's Terrible Trap!

      by read99

      I really liked this book. Tim can now time travel to Ancient Greece but he gets trapped in a labyrinth with Zoe (Hercules' daughter) and Theseus (the...

    • Hera's Terrible Trap!

      Hera's Terrible Trap!

      by read99

      I really liked this book. Tim can now time travel to Ancient Greece but he gets trapped in a labyrinth with Zoe (Hercules' daughter) and Theseus (the...