Horrible Histories Gory Stories: Wall of Woe

In Roman times, a wild and wind-lashed wall separates two terrifying tribes: the Picts and the Britons. Two Gaul soldiers are given the task of guarding the wall on pain of death. But with catapults, feasts and football to distract them, can they keep their minds on the job? And how will they solve the sinister mystery of the eerie lost legion? Find out in this Rotten Roman adventure. It’s got all the gore – and more!

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    Terry Deary

    Terry is a former actor, theatre-director and Drama teacher and currently lives in County Durham. He has written over 150 books in the UK, including 44 Horrible Histories titles, and was voted the fifth most popular living children’s author in a 2005 Guardian survey.


    Terry Deary won the 2001 Blue Peter Prize for Rotten Romans.

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