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Terry Deary

  • 4 stars across 268 books
    Terry Deary is the author of over 300 fiction and non-fiction books, which have been published in 32 languages. His historical fiction for older children Tudor Terror has been praised as 'a marvellous blend of fact and fiction' (School Librarian). His non-fiction has been consistently in the best-seller lists since 1994. His Horrible Histories celebrated their 15th anniversary in 2008, having sold over 10 million copies worldwide and been adapted as television series, theatre tours and museum exhibitions. Terry Deary was voted 'Outstanding children's non-fiction author of the 20th Century' by Books for Keeps magazine.
    8th March 2018

    Stone Age Tales: The Great Monster

    From the best-selling author of Horrible Histories... Mesopotamia, 2500 years ago Everyone in the tribe must work; all... More

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    8th March 2018

    Stone Age Tales: The Great Cave

    From the best-selling author of Horrible Histories... 17,300 years ago; Lascaux, France Willow isn't the stronge... More

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    8th March 2018

    Stone Age Tales: The Great Storm

    From the best-selling author of Horrible Histories... Skara Brae, Orkney, Scotland, 5000 years ago On the cold and win... More

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    8th March 2018

    Stone Age Tales: The Great Flood

    From the best-selling author of Horrible Histories... 9500 years ago, as the Ice Age is ending... Jay's grandfather is... More

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    11th July 2019

    An Unlikely Spy

    Thrilling historical adventure from Terry Deary, the 'outstanding children's non-fiction author of the 20th century' (Bo... More

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    10th May 2018

    The Silver Hand

    This brand new, thrilling adventure from bestselling 'Horrible Histories' author Terry Deary brings the closing days of ... More

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    5th May 2016

    Frightful First World War

    Refreshed, renewed, reloaded! All the foulfacts about the Frightful First World War are ready to uncov... More

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    1st March 2010

    Horribly Hilarious Joke Book

    After fifteen fearsome years on the page, "Horrible Histories" are now on the small screen - with all the nasty bits int... More

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    1st January 2015

    Rotten Romans

    A new series of Horrible Histories sticker activity books, crammed with quick quizzes, foul facts and putrid pictu... 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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