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    • Horrible Histories: Groovy Greeks

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    Listeners can discover all the foul facts about the Groovy Greeks, including why girls ran about naked pretending to be bears, who had the world's first flushing toilet and why dedicated doctors tasted their patients' ear wax!

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good for the gory basic.

    • By Vancelot Varden on 01-12-15

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Horrible Histories: Terrible Tudors

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Listeners can discover all the foul facts about the Terrible Tudors on this audiobook, including why Henry VIII thought he'd married a horse, which shocking swear words they simply loved to say and how an awful Tudor axeman kept botching the job. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • so so funny <br />

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-03-18

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Horrible Histories: Woeful Second World War

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 19

    Listeners can discover all the foul facts about the Woeful Second World War on audio, including why the blitzed Brits ate chicken-fruit, sinkers and nutty, what really happened in Dad's Army and how to make a rude noise with a gas mask. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It's pretty good

    • By A. Cook on 11-10-18

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Horrible Histories: Rotten Romans

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 1 hr and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 15

    Discover all the foul facts about the Rotten Romans on audio, narrated by Terry Deary. Find out what Roman soldiers wore under their kilts and how ancient Britons got their hair nice and spikey. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing

    • By Miss C Furniss on 22-04-16

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Horrible Histories: Savage Stone Age

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 10

    Learn all about the Savage Stone Age, with all the nasty bits left in. You probably thought that Stone Age people spent all their time standing stones up on one end and rubbing sticks together to make fires.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great fun

    • By Wendy on 06-07-16

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Horrible Histories: Frightful First World War

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 20

    Discover all the foul facts about the Frightful First World War on audio, narrated by Terry Deary. Find out including what the 'Fat King' did with food scraps and dead horses, how sniffing your own pee could save your life in a gas attack and why a pair of old socks gave away top German secrets.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Utterly speechless! Listen!!

    • By Billy on 25-01-18

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Horrible Histories: Vicious Vikings

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Listeners can discover all the foul facts about the vicious Vikings, including Viking Gods in wedding dresses, corpses on trial and Death by booby-trapped statues. Now in audio format, this bestselling book is sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining and educational, great for a car trip

    • By Amazon Customer on 24-09-16

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Horrible Histories: Stormin’ Normans

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 1 hr and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Listeners can discover all the foul facts about the Stormin Normans, including why Norman knights slept with a dolly, which pirate hung up his eye-patch and became a saint and why Crusader ships were defended with barrels of pee. Now in audio format, this bestselling book is sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Horrible Histories: Measly Middle Ages

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Discover all the foul facts about the Measly Middle Ages on audio, narrated by Terry Deary. Find out why chickens had their bottoms shaved, a genuine jester's joke and what ten-year-old treacle was used for.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • thoroughly enjoyable

    • By Nina Jackson on 25-08-17

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Horrible Histories: Vile Victorians

    • By: Terry Deary, Martin Brown
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary
    • Length: 1 hr and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Discover all the foul facts about the Vile Victorians, including the murderers who wouldn't hang, when the first public loo was flushed and about stag hunting in Paddington Station. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not for 7 years olds

    • By CurlyWurly17 on 12-08-18

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Tudor Chronicles

    • Prince of Rags and Patches
    • By: Terry Deary
    • Narrated by: Terrence Hardiman
    • Length: 5 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    It is 1601 and Queen Elizabeth I is dying. Will Marsden lives in Marsden Manor in the north of England. Will is training to be a knight and listens avidly to the true tales of adventure and intrigue told by the family every night around the roaring fire. When a visitor arrives bearing letters from the dying Queen to James VI of Scotland and a body is found in the woods soon after, Will sets out to find the murderer, helped by Meg, the quick-witted serving girl.

    Regular price: £13.49

    • The Silver Hand

    • A Novel of the First World War
    • By: Terry Deary
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Breton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It's 1918, and the Great War is entering its final phase. In Northern France, young Aimee has just found out that her mother is part of a spy network working with the British. After reluctantly befriending Marius, a German boy who has been left behind by his countrymen, she must try to help him get back behind German lines while evading traitor she has helped to discover.

    Regular price: £14.99

    • Terry Deary's Pirate Tales: Pirate Lord, Pirate Queen, Pirate Prisoner & Pirate Captain

    • By: Terry Deary
    • Narrated by: Toby Longworth
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    In ‘The Pirate Lord’, Tom is a cabin boy for Captain Francis Drake, on a mission to defeat the Spanish galleons and steal their plundered gold. ‘The Pirate Queen’ tells of Cassia O’Malley, the terror of the Irish sea. Her gang of sea-robbers rule the waves - until she is captured…. ‘The Pirate Prisoner’ is the story of Red-legs Greaves, who has been a slave, a pirate and a rich sugar planter.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Terry Deary's Pirate Tales

    • By aaa on 03-04-17

    Regular price: £6.79

    • Terry Deary's Tudor Tales

    • By: Terry Deary
    • Narrated by: Toby Longworth
    • Length: 1 hr and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    When a thin, pale boy called Lambert claims he’s the rightful heir to the throne, King Henry VII is furious in 'The Prince, The Cook and the Cunning King'.

    Regular price: £6.79

    • Horrible Histories

    • The Groovy Greeks
    • By: Terry Deary, Nick Baker
    • Narrated by: Terry Deary, Brian Bowles, Jill Shilling, and others
    • Length: 56 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Terry Deary's brilliant books about the nastiest time periods in history have now, with the help of some astounding actors, been transformed into a series of audio extravaganzas. Featuring new, extra material not found anywhere in the books, these sound spectaculars are just as thrilling and spilling, funny and fast as their printed counterparts. Horrible Histories are guaranteed to bring you history with the nasty bits left in!

    Regular price: £8.00

    • Terry Deary's Egyptian Tales

    • By: Terry Deary
    • Narrated by: Toby Longworth
    • Length: 1 hr and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      3 out of 5 stars 1

    In "The Plot on the Pyramid", the workers building the Great Pyramid are blamed when their supervisor disappears. Only Dafia knows the truth - can she clear the men's names? "The Magic and the Mummy" features Neria, who helps her father make mummies. But when she is asked to mummify the Pharaoh's cat, she is too squeamish to kill it.... "The Phantom and the Fisherman" sees apprentice scribe Menes agreeing to write a prayer to rid Maiarch of his family ghost. But what if the ghost is more human than supernatural?

    Regular price: £6.79

    • Terry Deary's Roman Tales

    • By: Terry Deary
    • Narrated by: Toby Longworth
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      3 out of 5 stars 1

    In The Captive Celt, Bran is a British slave who has been jailed for criticising Rome. He faces execution, but luckily his cellmate Caratacus is a very special prisoner indeed. The Grim Ghost features Pertinax, who is helping to prepare a feast in Pliny's household. The great man tells him a terrifying tale - but there's no truth in ghost stories, is there? In The Goose Guards, Rome is under attack! Barbarians are besieging the Temple of Juno, home of trainee priest Brutus. When rescue arrives, it is from an unlikely source....

    Regular price: £6.79

    • Terry Deary's Viking Tales

    • By: Terry Deary
    • Narrated by: Toby Longworth
    • Length: 1 hr and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In "The Sword of the Viking King", young Ethelbert must fight to protect his country, but it will take cunning and mystery to defeat the Vikings. "The Hand of the Viking Warrior" finds the conquering Vikings settling in North America. But can they befriend the fierce, warlike natives? In "The Eye of the Viking God", Fleece the slave girl works hard looking after the sheep and serving the Vikings. But when they bury their warrior chief, Fleece is faced with the most difficult job of her life.

    Regular price: £6.79

    • Terry Deary's Greek Tales

    • By: Terry Deary
    • Narrated by: Toby Longworth
    • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In "The Lion's Slave", Archimedes' servant Lydia is the bane of his life. But when the Romans besiege Syracuse, it is Lydia who comes up with ways to help the Greeks.... "The Town Mouse and the Spartan House" sees orphaned Darius going to live with his uncle Alcmaeon, a general in the Spartan army - but he finds Spartan life shocking. In "The Boy Who Cried Horse", young Acheron is known for his tall tales. So when he tells Prince Paris that the Trojan Horse is a Greek plot, no-one believes him....

    Regular price: £6.79

    • Terry Deary's Knights' Tales

    • By: Terry Deary
    • Narrated by: Toby Longworth
    • Length: 1 hr and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When Ulrich the knight turns up at a tavern wearing a green dress and a long blonde wig, he causes quite a stir in The Knight of Silk and Steel. In The Knight of Spurs and Spirits, Roger the stable boy fails to have a horse ready for cruel Sir Robert and suffers a terrible punishment.

    Regular price: £6.79

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