From the best-selling author of Horrible Histories...
Mesopotamia, 2500 years ago
Everyone in the tribe must work; all the men go hunting for bulls and mountain lions - apart from Sin-leqi, that is. Sin-leqi stays home and reads tablets in the great temples. The tablets tell tales of the legendary Gilgamesh, tales that are so fantastical that lazy Sin-leqi doesn't have to work, as long as he keeps telling them. But when the story comes to end, Sin-leqi is in trouble...
A brand new and exciting tale, based on real historical and archaeological evidence, this story is full of Terry Deary's imaginative style and dry wit.
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This is Book 4 in the Stone Age Tales Series. See all Stone Age Tales books here.
Terry Deary is the author of 270 books over a period of 38 years and is one of the most successful children's authors of all time. His books have sold over 27 million copies worldwide and been translated into over 40 languages, as well as the Horrible Histories series being adapted into a BAFTA award-winning television series for CBBC. Terry was also voted T...More about Terry Deary