Dreadful Fates by Tracey Turner
  

Dreadful Fates

Written by Tracey Turner
Illustrated by Sally Kindberg

RRP £5.99

Synopsis

Dreadful Fates by Tracey Turner

From grisly murders to unusual funerals, Dreadful Fates provides a gruesome journey through history to present-day instances of figures who have had the misfortune of a dreadful or unusual end. Readers can find out about everything from Aeschylus, the ancient Greek who died when a tortoise fell on his head, and the man who tripped over his own beard, to a countless number who met their end through laughing too much!

Reviews

'Ghoulish but very entertaining'

About the Author

Tracey Turner has written more than 50 books for children. As well as the Hard Nuts series, she has written the Comic Strip History of the World and other Comic Strip titles, and the Lost series of choose-your-own adventure books. Tracey lives in Bath.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
112 pages

Author

Tracey Turner
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Publisher

A & C Black Publishers Ltd an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

1st March 2010

ISBN

9781408124215


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