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Terry Deary's Historical Tales

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    Book 1
    Book 1

    World War II Tales: The Apple Spy

    Stories of the Second World War on the Home Front from the bestselling Terry Deary, author of the hugely successful Hor... More

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    Book 2
    Book 2

    World War II Tales: The Bike Escape

    Stories of the Second World War on the Home Front from the bestselling Terry Deary, author of the hugely successful Hor... More

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    Book 3
    Book 3

    World War II Tales: The Barrel Burglary

    Stories of the Second World War on the Home Front from the bestselling Terry Deary, author of the hugely successful Hor... More

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    Book 4
    Book 4

    World War II Tales: The Phantom Farm

    Stories of the Second World War on the Home Front from the bestselling Terry Deary, author of the hugely successful Hor... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    Shakespeare Tales: Twelfth Night

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Jane and John have uncovered a wicked plot to steal the throne fro... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    Victorian Tales: The Sea Monsters

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Isambard Kingdom Brunel's Great Western is the biggest, fasted ste... More

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    Book 7
    Book 7

    Victorian Tales: Terror on the Train

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... A crowded train takes a wrong turn and hurtles at full speed into ... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    Victorian Tales: The Twisted Tunnels

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... In a tunnel under the Thames, an urchin named Jenny and the young ... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    Victorian Tales: The Fabulous Flyer

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Henri Giffard has devoted all his free time and money to inventing... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    Tudor Tales: The Prince, the Cook and the Cunning King

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... King Henry VII is a mean and ruthless king and when a young boy na... More

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    Tudor Tales: The Actor, the Rebel and the Wrinkled Queen

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... The dashing Earl of Essex is plotting a rebellion to overthrow the... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    World War I Tales: The Bomber Balloon

    Stories of the First World War from the bestselling Terry Deary, author of the hugely successful Horrible Histories. Nov... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    World War I Tales: The Pigeon Spy

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Stories of the First World War from the bestselling Terry Deary, a... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    Saxon Tales: The King Who Threw Away His Throne

    King Vortigern thinks he's so clever but his servant Mervyn knows he is playing a dangerous game. Can Mervyn keep the Ki... More

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    Book 15
    Book 15

    Roman Tales: The Captive Celt

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... AD 51 Bran is a slave, a prisoner of Rome, but dreams of one day r... More

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    Book 16
    Book 16

    Roman Tales: The Grim Ghost

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... AD 113 The young boy Pertinax helps his grandmother prepare a feas... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    Egyptian Tales: The Gold in the Grave

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Tutankhamen has been buried in his rocky tomb. But there is a plot... More

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    Book 18
    Book 18

    Egyptian Tales: The Plot on the Pyramid

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... The Great Pyramid is a lively place to work. The only irritation i... More

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    Book 19
    Book 19

    Egyptian Tales: The Phantom of the Nile

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Menes is training as a scribe in the local temple, and to earn ext... More

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    Book 20
    Book 20

    Greek Tales: The Town Mouse and the Spartan House

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Darius has been orphaned by the plague in Athens. To escape the si... More

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    Book 21
    Book 21

    Greek Tales: The Tortoise and the Dare

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... The boys at school are excited. The Olympic games are coming to th... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    Greek Tales: The Lion's Slave

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... The great inventor Archimedes has just one problem. His clumsy ser... More

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    Book 23
    Book 23

    Greek Tales: The Boy Who Cried Horse

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Young Acheron is a liar. Everybody knows it. Troy is under siege a... More

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    Book 24
    Book 24

    Viking Tales: The Sword of the Viking King

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Wessex, Southern England, 878. Fortune is not on the side of the E... More

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    Book 25
    Book 25

    Viking Tales: The Eye of the Viking God

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Norway, 793 AD. Fleece was snatched by Viking warriors when she wa... More

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    Book 26
    Book 26

    Viking Tales: The Hand of the Viking Warrior

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... North America, 1009. The conquering Vikings are delighted to reach... More

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    Book 27
    Book 27

    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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    Book 28
    Book 28

    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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    Book 29
    Book 29

    Knights' Tales: The Knight of Sticks and Straw

    From the best-selling author of Horrible Histories... Spain, 1099 Cristina is a serving girl at the palace of Valenc... More

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    Book 30
    Book 30

    Knights' Tales: The Knight of Spurs and Spirits

    From the best-selling author of Horrible Histories... England, 1609 Sir Robert Hylton is the last knight of the g... More

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    Book 31
    Book 31

    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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    Book 32
    Book 32

    Knights' Tales: The Knight of Silk and Steel

    From the best-selling author of Horrible Histories... Germany, 1227 One night in a quiet German village, a strang... More

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    Book 33
    Book 33

    Viking Tales: The Battle for the Viking Gold

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Whitby, Northern England, 867. Edwin and Luke are young boys train... More

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    Book 34
    Book 34

    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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    Book 35
    Book 35

    Shakespeare Tales: Macbeth

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Orphaned pot-girl Mary has buckets of stage blood to clear up unde... More

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    Book 36
    Book 36

    Shakespeare Tales: A Midsummer Night's Dream

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Molly loves travelling with Shakespeare's theatre company but the ... More

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    Book 37
    Book 37

    Tudor Tales: The Thief, the Fool and the Big Fat King

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Every day, hapless hopefuls travel to dirty and dangerous Tudor Lo... More

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    Book 38
    Book 38

    World War I Tales: The Last Flight

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Stories of the First World War from the bestselling Terry Deary, a... More

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    Book 39
    Book 39

    Knights' Tales: The Knight of Swords and Spooks

    From the best-selling author of Horrible Histories... England, 1485 The future of England is uncertain, the king's all... More

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    Book 40
    Book 40

    Egyptian Tales: The Magic and the Mummy

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... This is a tale of Neria, who works in the House of Death helping h... More

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    Book 41
    Book 41

    World War I Tales: The War Game

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Stories of the First World War from the bestselling Terry Deary, a... More

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    Book 42
    Book 42

    Tudor Tales: The Maid, the Witch and the Cruel Queen

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... The day Queen Mary Tudor came to town was the most terrifying day ... More

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    Book 43
    Book 43

    Roman Tales: The Goose Guards

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... 387 BC Rome is under attack from the vicious Gauls and the barbar... More

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    Book 44
    Book 44

    Saxon Tales: The Witch Who Faced the Fire

    Wilfred, the Saxon village Cunning Man, is loved by all for his wondrous healing powers. But he is growing old and weary... More

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    Book 45
    Book 45

    Shakespeare Tales: Romeo and Juliet

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... Down at the theatre, Sam is about to star in Shakespeare's new pla... More

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    Book 46
    Book 46

    Saxon Tales: The Shepherd Who Ate His Sheep

    In Saxon Kent the law says thieves should be executed, and soup made from a stolen sheep has been found in the Medway ho... More

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    Book 47
    Book 47

    Roman Tales: The Fatal Fire

    From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... AD 64 Rome is a frightening place. But little does Christian slav... More

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    Book 48
    Book 48

    Saxon Tales: The Lord who Lost his Head

    It's tough being a peasant in Saxon Britain. The taxes are too high, there are bandits everywhere, and rabbit porridge f... More

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    Book 49
    Book 49

    Knights' Tales: The Knight of Spurs and Spirits

    The violent and cruel Sir Robert Hylton terrorises his servants in grand Hylton Castle. Whilst they suffer from cold, hu... More

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    Book 50
    Book 50

    The Monstrous Child

    A stunning, operatic and epic drama like no other. Meet Hel, an ordinary teenager - and goddess of the Underworld. Why i... More

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