Horrible Histories: Horrible Histories Annual 2016

Cancel all your plans and clear your diary. Your annual megadose of yuck has arrived! Yup: the Horrible Histories Annual is back – so huge and horrible you can knock your enemies out with it. Good plan. You’ll be needing that kind of weapons backup. Because things are getting historically nasty! Blitz bombs. Rotten Romans. Cruel castles. Putrid pirates. (Hello, Blackbeard!) Comic strips. Puzzles. Games, quizzes and dumb jokes. We’re not just wasting our breath: you’ve gotta be tough to tackle it. Wimps – just go home.

  • Horribly funny facts, jokes, quizzes and activities
  • By the classic team of Terry Deary and Martin Brown
  • Bursting with chuckles and iconic colour artwork
  • Over 25 million Horrible Histories books sold

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    Terry Deary

    Terry is a former actor, theatre-director and Drama teacher and currently lives in County Durham. He has written over 150 books in the UK, including 44 Horrible Histories titles, and was voted the fifth most popular living children’s author in a 2005 Guardian survey.


    Terry Deary won the 2001 Blue Peter Prize for Rotten Romans.

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    Martin Brown

    Martin Brown was born in Australia but currently lives in Dorset. In 1993, he illustrated the first of the HORRIBLE HISTORIES, and has now contributed to more than 60 titles in the series.


    Blue Peter, Best Factual Book 2002 for Terrible Tudors

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