A fun, fascinating and colourful voyage through English history, from the bestselling author of THE STORY OF THE WORLD CUP and NESSIE.
Richard Brassey is the author and illustrator of a host of colourful and original non-fiction books for children, among them the bestselling NESSIE THE LOCH NESS MONSTER and THE STORY OF SCOTLAND, which won the TES/SALTIRE SOCIETY AWARD. He lives in Essex. Visit his website at http://www.richardbrassey.com.
Bursting with relevant, interesting information ... backed with fun facts and stories ... a special mention for the illustrations, which are eye-catching, colourful and humorous and bring a whole new dimension to the background stories ... manages to pack in the right amount of information for the book to be interesting but not intimidating to its young readers ... wonderful * Teaching English *