Rotten Romans (Newspaper Edition)

Suggested age 8 – 12


Author: Terry Deary
Illustrator: Martin Brown
ISBN: 9780702307294
Date Published: 4 Mar 2021

Discover all the foul facts about the Rotten Romans with history’s most horrible headlines.

All the foul facts about the Rotten Romans are ready to uncover, including:

  • what Roman soldiers wore under their kilts
  • how ancient Britons got their hair nice and spiky
  • fully illustrated throughout and packed with horrible stories – with all the horribly hilarious bits included
  • with a fresh take on the classic Horrible Histories style, perfect for fans old and new
  • the perfect series for anyone looking for a fun and informative read
  • Horrible Histories has been entertaining children and families for generations with books, TV, stage show, magazines, games and 2019’s brilliantly funny Horrible Histories: the Movie – Rotten Romans.

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Dimensions14.2 × 1.3 × 20.3 cm



Age 7 – 9, Age 9 – 12, Age 12 – 14




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