I Was There...: 1066 - The Norman Conquest

Harold is King of England. But for how long? The ambitious Duke William of Normandy in France has invaded England, hoping to seize the throne. A great battle is coming – one that will change the future of England forever. And one brave boy is at the heart of it all. Edwin is a plucky page boy in King Harold’s court. Can he sneak into the Norman army to spy on William’s plans? Go back in time to the mighty battle that changed everything. Be the kid who can say ‘I was there’.

  • Illustrated historical fiction for young readers
  • From the home of the bestselling My Story
  • Perfect for newly independent readers
  • Appealing mix of fiction and true facts

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  • Jim Eldridge

    Jim Eldridge is the award-winning author of The Trenches, Flying Ace and Armada in the boy’s strand of the My Story series. He is also a TV script-writer for the BBC.

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