Terry Deary's Terribly True Spy Stories by Terry Deary

Terry Deary's Terribly True Spy Stories

Written by Terry Deary

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Sometimes fact can be stranger than fiction.... Author of the brilliant Horrible Histories series has collected some amazing real life spy stories.



Terry Deary's Terribly True Spy Stories by Terry Deary

Alexander the Great has conquered Greece and Persia, but the trouble now lies within and the ruthless emperor has no choice but to spy on his own army... With a Famous Spies Fact File and details of the codes, disguises and tricks spies have used, this work aims to lift the lid on the intriguing world of international espionage.

About the Author

Terry Deary

One of the World Book Day 2014 Authors Terry Deary is the author of 249 fiction and non-fiction books published in 36 years and is one of the most successful children’s authors of all time. His Horrible Histories series has sold over 6 million copies in the UK and has been translated into over 40 languages, as well as being adapted into a BAFTA award-winning television series for CBBC. Terry was also voted The Outstanding Non-Fiction Author of the 20th Century (Books for Keeps). He has now turned his attentions to adult fiction and non-fiction and more television and stage work.

He is married to Jenny and they have a daughter Sara who recently had twins, Terry's first grandchildren. He lives in Durham.

Q+A with Terry Deary

Favourite Hero: Guy Fawkes

Favourite Monster: The Chimera

Your weapon of choice: Machine Gun

Special Secret Power: Invisibility

Favourite Fight scene: Gladiators

Goodie or baddie: Baddie

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Publication date

22nd May 2006




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