Grisly Quiz Book and Gruesome Games by Terry Deary
  

Synopsis

Grisly Quiz Book and Gruesome Games by Terry Deary

A Horrible Histories gift set compromising a Grisly Quiz Book , packed full of foul facts and awesome activities, plus everything you need to play four awesome ancient games: The Awesome Egyptians Snake Game - board and counters included: Knucklebones - the ruthless Romans version of Jacks; Ostrakinda - a double-sided coin is used to play this groovy Greek team game; Blindfold Games - the classic Blind Man's Buff as played by rotten; Roman kids and the groovy Greek favourite Ephedrismos; and a sure-fire family favourite that's guaranteed to keep boredom at bay during the festive season.

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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Book Info

Format

Mixed media product
Contains Paperback and Game
96 pages

Author

Terry Deary
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Author's Website

www.terry-deary.com/

Publisher

Scholastic

Publication date

2nd October 2006

ISBN

9780439943574


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