A Horrid Factbook: Horrid Henry Sports by Francesca Simon
  

A Horrid Factbook: Horrid Henry Sports

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

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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 the world of sport - Horrid Henry style!

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Synopsis

A Horrid Factbook: Horrid Henry Sports by Francesca Simon

Do you know :

Olympic gold medals are made mostly of silver?

What is the world's most popular sport?

Did the Romans really do athletics in the nude?

Reviews

'Great fun, easy to read and above all informative. What more do you need to know?'- The Bookbag

'Chock-full of interesting facts and figures. A fun read for little fact lovers' - The Bookbag

'Hilarious, and naturally, horrid' - Fiona Noble, Bookseller

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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Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages

Author

Francesca Simon
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Author's Website

www.francescasimon.com/

Publisher

Orion Children's Books (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co

Publication date

2nd February 2012

ISBN

9781444012880

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