ISBN 9789351031703,Horrible Histories: Cruel Kings And Mean Queens

Horrible Histories: Cruel Kings And Mean Queens


Terry Deary


Scholastic Books



Scholastic Books

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789351031703

ISBN-10 9351031705


Number of Pages 192 Pages
Language (English)
Cruel Kings and Mean Queens is a Horrible Histories special book published by Terry Deary. It contains all information about the Kings and Queens of England and Great Britain from William I to the current queen, Queen Elizabeth II. History with the nasty bits left in! Cruel Kings and Mean Queens gives you the horrible historical facts on all our shocking sovereigns, from William the Conker right up to Lizzie the Last. It'll tell you what you really want to know like... which king died after falling off the toilet why people thought King John was a werewolf why Queen Anne's feet were covered in garlic ...and much more, including foul but fascinating facts in horrible habits, ghast palace ghosts, and the dreadful royal doctors of days gone by. This grippingly gruesome guide lets you into the secrets of our mad, menacing and murderous monarhcs and the terrible times in which they ruled History has never been so horrible!