book cover of Writers


(A book in the Truly Terrible Tales series)
A novel by

The author of "Horrible Histories" describes the lives of the famous writers through the ages: Roman horror king Seneca, whose own death is as nasty as his bloodthirsty plays; Bede, the Anglo-Saxon monk who tells of bloody battles and ghastly plagues; and Charles Dickens, who shocks Victorian readers with his stories of cruel teachers and gruesome workhouses.

Genre: Children's Fiction

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October 1997 : UK Paperback

Title: Writers (Truly Terrible Tales)
Author(s): Jack Marlowe
ISBN: 0-340-66724-9 / 978-0-340-66724-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books
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