The Story of England by Richard Brassey
  

Synopsis

The Story of England by Richard Brassey

A fascinating and informative look at the colourful history of England from bestselling author and illustrator, Richard Brassey. This is the history of England, told with Richard's trademark humour and verve, and illustrated in full colour on every page. From 1066 to the present day, through civil wars, great fires and mighty monarchs, Richard explores the rich and exciting history of England with fun and fascinating facts and stories!

Reviews

Bursting with relevant, interesting information ... backed with fun facts and stories ... a special mention for the illustrations, which are eye-catching, colourful and humorous and bring a whole new dimension to the background stories ... manages to pack in the right amount of information for the book to be interesting but not intimidating to its young readers ... wonderful Teaching English

About the Author

Richard Brassey is the author and illustrator of a host of colourful and original non-fiction books for children, among them the bestselling Nessie the Loch Ness Monster and The Story of Scotland, which won the TES/Saltire Society Award. He lives in London.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 6

Author

Richard Brassey
More books by Richard Brassey

Author's Website

www.richardbrassey.com

Publisher

Orion Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

2nd June 2016

ISBN

9781444014952


You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

I love ‘LoveReading 4 kids’ because they let you read and learn things you’d never dreamed of learning before.

Emily Horncastle – age 11
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools