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    Mary Queen of Scots and Her Hopeless Husbands

    Everyone's heard of Mary, Queen of Scots. She is horribly famous for having terrible taste in husbands, rotting away in ... More

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    Book 2
    Book 2

    Julius Caesar and His Foul Friends

    Readers might already know that Julius Caesar is horribly famous for: conquering loads of countries; going out with Quee... More

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    Book 3
    Book 3

    Sir Francis Drake and His Daring Deeds

    Sir Frances Drake (1540-96) was a fearless explorer, a dashing sea hero, and the first Englishman to voyage around the w... More

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    Book 4
    Book 4

    Horribly Famous: Winston Churchill and his Woeful Wars

    You've probably heard of Winston Churchill\. He's the one who raised his fingers in a V sign and smoked a massive cigar.... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    Henry VIII and His Wicked Wives

    Readers might already know that king Henry VIII is horribly famous for: \* having a bit of a weight problem \* marrying ... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    Elizabeth I and Her Terrible Temper

    Everybody knows that Elizabeth I was called the Virgin Queen, that she had lots of admirers and refused to marry and tha... More

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    Book 7
    Book 7

    Horribly Famous: Spartacus and His Glorious Gladiators

    Yes, even though he is dead, Spartacus is still full of surprises. Now you can read the inside story in Spartacus's diar... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    Horribly Famous: Da Vinci and His Super Brain

    You've probably heard of Leonardo da Vinci\. He is dead famous for: \- painting the most famous picture in the world \- ... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    Horribly Famous Queen Victoria and her Enormous Empire

    Everybody knows Victoria married a chap called Albert and wore black clothes - all the time. But did you know that Victo... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    Tutankhamun and His Tombful of Treasure

    Everybody knows Tutankhamun was a Pharaoh with an-over-the top burial mask who went to an early grave. But did you know ... More

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    Sir Francis Drake and His Daring Deeds

    Readers might already be aware that Sir Frances Drake is horrible famous for defeating the Spanish Armada, sailing all t... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    Julius Caesar and His Foul Friends

    Readers might already know that Julius Caesar is horribly famous for conquering loads of countries, going out with Queen... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    Darwin and Other Seriously Super Scientists

    Even though they're dead, the scientists in this "Horribly Famous" title are still full of surprises. Not only did Darwi... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    Charles Dickens and His Pen Pals

    You've probably heard of a few writers: William Shakespeare and his popular plays; Jane Austen and her love stories; Cha... More

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    Book 16

    Horribly Famous: Elvis and His Blue Suede Shoes

    Everybody's heard of Elvis Presley. He is horribly famous for being the King of Rock 'n' Roll, having trouble fitting in... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    Alexander the Great and His Claim to Fame

    Famously tutored by Aristotle, Alexander ruthlessly established himself as Macedonian king in the 300s BC, setting about... More

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    Book 18
    Book 18

    Horribly Famous: Shakespeare and His Dramatic Acts

    You've probably heard of William Shakespeare\. He is dead famous for: \- writing a few plays \- having a bit of a way wi... More

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    Book 19
    Book 19

    Tutankhamun and His Tombful of Treasure

    Tutankhamun is given the Horribly Famous treatment. Here you'll find the whole story of King Tut's life and death, plus ... More

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    Book 20
    Book 20

    Horribly Famous: Boudica and Her Barmy Army

    Everybody knows that Boudica went galloping to battle in a big chariot, and became very angry with her Roman rulers. But... More

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    Book 21
    Book 21

    Inventors and Their Bright Ideas

    You've probably heard of a few inventors and their bright ideas...Alexander Graham Bell and his telephone. George Steven... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    Joan of Arc and Her Marching Orders

    You've probably heard of Joan of Arc...She's dead famous for leading the French army into battle, going up in smoke when... More

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    Book 23
    Book 23

    Oliver Cromwell and His Not-so Civil War

    Everybody knows that Oliver Cromwell gave King Charles I the chop and clobbered the Cavaliers with his Roundheads, but i... More

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