Terry Deary's Terribly True Stories: Terry Deary's Terribly True Crime Stories

Shudder at the diabolical deeds of real-life criminals! From pirates and kidnappers to tricksters and outlaws, how long can these rogues slip through the hands of the law? A collection of gripping crime stories from the author of Horrible Histories, guaranteed to chill your bones!

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    6 March 2014

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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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