Mummies and Mayhem by Terry Deary
  

Synopsis

Mummies and Mayhem by Terry Deary

Includes: The Gold in the Grave: A band of robbers hatch a cunning plan to rob the newly dead king Tutankhamen's tomb. The Magic and the Mummy: It's one thing to mummify a dead body. But a live cat has to be mummified too, unless one junior embalmer can find a way to save it. The Phantom and the Fisherman: A trainee scribe needs to rid an old lady of a thieving ghost - if it is a ghost! Can he solve the mystery? The Plot on the Pyramid: A clever trick saves the workers who are building the Great Pyramid from being punished.

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

Paperback
256 pages

Author

Terry Deary
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Author's Website

www.terry-deary.com/

Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

1st October 2013

ISBN

9781472906694


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