An hilarious review gloriously exposing adult hypocrisies, written especially for kids by witty social and historical commentator, John Farnham.
The wittiest and wackiest chronicle of British History you'll ever find. Packed with fascinating facts on everything you can think of. Cavemen, Kings, Disease and War.
Without the Boring Bits! Farman brings London's history to life for readers of all ages.
Have you ever wondered how knights managed to walk, let alone fight, covered from head to foot in metal? And have you heard about the knights who became addicted to jousting? Or the one who was rescued by a monkey? It's all in John Farman's brilliant book. So arm yourself for a fact attack!
Have you ever wondered why pirates wore gold earrings, or where the saying 'sick as a parrot' came from? And do you know wh the cruellest pirate in history was? John Farman's got all the answers, so come aboard for his short and bloody history of the day-to-day life of pirates!
Psst! Do you know how to make invisible ink or send a coded message? And have you heard about the pope who was a spy? John Farman's been doing some spying of his own and has uncovered all the answers in this fantastic book. But beware, this message will self-destruct in five seconds!
A truly original look at Ghosts
Have you ever wondered what highwaymen did did during the day? Or who the most dangerous highwayman was? John Farman delivers all the answers in this short and bloody history of highwaymen!
A hilarious guide to the Very Bloody History of Britain from 1945 to the year 2000.