A Horrid Factbook: Dinosaurs (Horrid Henry) by Francesca Simon

A Horrid Factbook: Dinosaurs (Horrid Henry)

Written by Francesca Simon
Illustrated by Tony Ross
Part of the A Horrid Factbook Series

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Horrid Henry is MAD about dinosaurs – although not always for very good reasons! Enjoy sharing his enthusiasm for the Tyranosaurus Rex or Velociraptor and the rest. Stuffed full of facts, this is a must have for all Horrid Henry fans and everyone who is mad about dinosaurs.


A Horrid Factbook: Dinosaurs (Horrid Henry) by Francesca Simon

Weird and wonderful, hilarious and horrid, packed with freaky facts and random trivia, this is the perfect guide to everything you ever wanted to know (and lots of things you might never have wanted to know) about Dinosaurs - Horrid Henry style!

And don't forget to check out Henry's website - click here.


Praise for the Horrid Henry books:

'Forget Harry Potter, it's a wicked, spiteful boy who's really firing kids' imaginations' - Guardian

About the Author

Francesca Simon

Francesca Simon was born in St Louis, Missouri, grew up in California, and attended both Yale and Oxford Universities, where she specialised in Medieval Studies.

If you'd like to know a bit more about Horrid Henry click here to read a letter from the author.

Author photo © Francesco Guidicini

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112 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

10th November 2011




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