Horrible Histories Handbooks: Spies

The blood-curdling Horrible lowdown on how to survive as the ultimate secret agent. Become a super-spy – and don’t die! Discover the sneaky strategies which kept spies alive in World War II (at least, the lucky ones)! Learn to crack cunning codes, use great gadgets and tail suspects in daft disguises. Sneak off with secret information – and cover your tracks so nobody ever guesses it was you! It’s your chance to become a spy so super that you’ll even make James Bond jealous. But be warned! It’s not all a big game, you know. This is a Horrible Histories book, after all … with heaps of nasty bits!

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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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