Terry Deary was born in Sunderland in 1946 and now lives in County Durham, where the Marsden family of the Tudor Chronicles live. Once an actor and a teacher of English and drama, he is one of Britain's bestselling children's authors, with over 140 books to his credit, including the phenomenally successful Horrible Histories.
Original, informative and quirky, the stories in this book linger in the memory. * GOOD BOOK GUIDE *
'an intriguing alternative history' -- B Lesle McDowell * SUNDAY HERALD *