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Simon Holland - Author

Simon Holland has been writing and editing non-fiction books of all colours, shapes, subjects and sizes, for children and adults, for more than seventeen years. His background is in medieval literature and history, but he has become passionate about the communication of science, nature and technology-related subjects. As a writer, Simon has a penchant for anything fantastic, philosophical, puzzling, paranormal and peculiar.

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A Miscellany of Magical Beasts
Simon Holland - illustrated by David Wyatt, Kev Walker, Gary Blythe
December 2016 Book of the Month | In a nutshell: beasts, magical beasts, in words and pictures | This very handsome book, wonderfully illustrated by some of the top artists of today, is a must-have for anyone fascinated by the...
Lovereading Price: £11.99 - Saving £3.00 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 20/10/2016
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Ancient Rome in 30 Seconds
Simon Holland - illustrated by Adam Hil
This striking, energetic series of which this is one of the titles, takes a rapid-fire ‘look and learn' approach to subjects suitable for children aged 8 and over and each title makes the learning experience really fun. With fascinating topics ranging...
Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 28/09/2016
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