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  • Angry Aztecs

    £5.99

    Angry Aztecs

    Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Angry Aztecs, including why the Aztecs liked to eat scum, when the world is going to end and their horrible habit of drinking live toads in wine. This bestselling classic title is sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

    £5.99
  • The Story of Tutankhamun

    £14.99

    The Story of Tutankhamun

    Uncover the true story of an Egyptian king, and the 20th century explorer who found him. Discover the troubles Tutankhamun faced as a young king, his untimely death, and his legacy, which lay hidden for centuries. Pore over his treasures, learn the steps of mummification, and see Tutankhamun’s fascinating story bought to life.

    £14.99
  • Egyptomania

    £18.99

    Egyptomania

    Learn what Ancient Egyptians wore, what’s inside a pyramid, how a mummy is made and much more by lifting the flaps and discovering the secrets hiding underneath!

    £18.99
  • You Wouldn’t Want To Explore With Captain Cook!

    £6.99

    You Wouldn’t Want To Explore With Captain Cook!

    The humorous cartoon-style illustrations and the narrative approach encourages readers to get emotionally involved with the characters, aiding their understanding of what life would have been like exploring with Captain Cook. Informative captions, a timeline, maps, a complete glossary and an index make this title an ideal introduction to the conventions of non-fiction texts for young readers.

    £6.99
  • Vikings

    £5.99

    Vikings

    Find out all about the history of the Vikings, the warriors and explorers who raided Europe in their longships throughout the Middle Ages. Learn about Viking warfare, their families, homes, clothes, and crafts, as well as gods from Norse mythology, such as Thor and Loki. This engaging book includes new photography and illustrations that transport children directly into the world of the Vikings. Written by experts in Viking history, it is ideal for school projects or for children who simply love to learn about accurate ancient history. Amazing cut-away artworks take you inside Viking homes and longships, in which these notorious seafaring warriors sailed to North America 500 years before Christopher Columbus.

    £5.99
  • So You Want To Be A Roman Soldier?

    £9.95

    So You Want To Be A Roman Soldier?

    In this highly entertaining adventure, Kate, Eddie, and Angus travel back in time to see if they have what it takes to be a Roman soldier. Under the guidance of an ancient career counselor and one of the Roman Empire’s most intimidating centurions, they are inducted as newbie legionaries and discover firsthand the highs (sacking a city!) and lows (sharing a bum sponge) of life in the Roman army. After passing their initial training challenges, our young crew discover how to use a shield as brass knuckles, how to operate a catapult, and how to avoid a javelin in the skull.

    SKU: 9780500651834 Category:
    £9.95
  • So You Want To Be A Viking?

    £9.95

    So You Want To Be A Viking?

    Kate, Eddie, and Angus are dazzled by pictures of Viking warriors’ deadly axes and blingy swords in their library books. But when they’re transported back in time to Scandinavia in 991 CE, they must figure out if they have what it takes to become Vikings themselves. A big, burly Viking called Bjorn initiates the kids in the ways of wielding a battle ax, plundering and looting, and soon they learn all sorts of other tricks as well, including how to get shipshape and navigate the seven seas with just a stone, how to recite rude poems, and how to scare enemies into submission before a battle even begins.

    SKU: 9780500651841 Category:
    £9.95
  • Ancient Egypt

    £6.99

    Ancient Egypt

    Hear all about Ancient Egypt from the great teller of tales, Rami the cat – history like it’s never been told before! Join Marcia Williams on a journey to Ancient Egypt. Explore the myths and wonders of this ancient civilisation, meet Ra the creator, the cursed boy-king Tutankhamen and Cleopatra, the last pharaoh in these stories of mystery and adventure. Packed with jokes, comic illustrations and fascinating facts, this hugely entertaining fictional biography will make you look at the Ancient Egyptians in a whole new light!

    SKU: 9781406384031 Category: Tag:
    £6.99
  • From the Age of Eight…Alfred the Great

    £7.99

    From the Age of Eight…Alfred the Great

    It’s not easy being Anglo-Saxon royalty. As well as fighting off rampaging axe-happy Vikings, you are going to have your noble hands full fighting off rival members of your own family! No one could have imagined that Alfred, the youngest surviving son of King Ethelwulf would grow into England’s wisest and most inspirational ruler. This diary, written from the perspective of the young Alfred (with the help of his scribe Godric) takes readers through the major events in his action-packed childhood.

    SKU: 9781906132354 Category: Tag:
    £7.99
  • Viking Voyagers

    £9.99

    Viking Voyagers

    Delve into the Viking Age and explore the fascinating home life of these Scandinavian nomads, as well as culture, Norse religion, conquests, travel and trade. Want to take a closer look? Fold-out pages let you view a Viking longship in full and see inside a home. With bold graphic illustrations and lively, engaging text by author/illustrator Jack Tite, this book is a must-read for any history-mad child.

    £9.99
  • We Are the Romans

    £11.99

    We Are the Romans

    Featuring 19 different characters from Roman times, as well as an introduction to the Roman world, a map of the empire and a timeline of key events, this book provides a new angle on a classic subject, bringing the ancient world to life.

    £11.99
  • Vile Victorians

    £6.99

    Vile Victorians

    All the foul facts about the VILE VICTORIANS are ready to uncover, including the murderers who wouldn’t hang, when the first public loo was flushed and how stag hunting took place in Paddington Station.

    £6.99