Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders: Pets by Tony Robinson

Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders: Pets

Written by Tony Robinson

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Have you ever looked at your cat or dog and wondered about how they first came to live with humans? Or what would happen if, instead of a cat, they were actually … a lion?! Or whether your dog would be able to sense when you were unwell? Tony Robinson has all the answers in this brilliant new title in his award-winning Weird World of Wonders series.


Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders: Pets by Tony Robinson

Tony Robinson takes you on a headlong gallop through time, pointing out all the most important, funny, strange, amazing, entertaining, smelly bits about pets.

* The fact that the Egyptians worshipped cats and even shaved off their eyebrows to mourn them when they died

* The brilliant and extremely useful jobs that animals did and still do for us in times of war

* A whole array of bizarre animals through time, including medieval squirrels!

* The pets who help us in everyday life

* Pet fashions and fashionable pets And lots of other facts about the amazing pets that we spend our lives with. What are you waiting for?

Let's get going ...

About the Author

Tony Robinson

Tony presents Channel 4's archaeology series "Time Team", and played Baldrick in "Blackadder". He also devised and wrote four series of the BBC's "Maid Marian and Her Merry Men" in which he played the Sheriff of Nottingham.

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112 pages
Interest Age: From 7


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Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

9th October 2014




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