History with the nasty bits left in!
Horrible Christmas tells you all the festive facts you ever wanted
to find out but were too stuffed full of mince pies to ask.
Want to know:
* a very rude pantomime song?
* why making Christmas pudding used to be a crime?
* how to get rid of carol singers?
Read on for foul but festive food, seasonal stories to send shivers
down your spine, and cruel yule disasters.
History has never been so horrible!
This is Book 17 in the Horrible Histories Series. See all Horrible Histories books here.
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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 tMore about Terry Deary
When Martin Brown was little he loved drawing and he loved animals, particularly lesser-known animals, so it was only a question of time before he ended up drawing them. Quite a lot of time . . . In the meantime, he grew up, moved from Melbourne to England, and illustrated the phenomenally successful Horrible Histories series. Now, at last, it's time for theMore about Martin Brown