Terry Deary

World War I Tales: The Bomber Balloon

By Terry Deary - Published 2013

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

A village in Essex, 1916. World War I is raging, and ordinary civilians are also under attack. The Germans are sending out zeppelins to ...Read Review

World War I Tales: The Last Flight

By Terry Deary - Published 2013

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

1916. Young Alfred Adams in a private in the British Army about to be sent to the Western Front. He has heard terrible things ...Read Review

World War I Tales: The War Game

By Terry Deary - Published 2013

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMilitary

France, December 1914. Private Albert Watson is on his way to the Western Front. His mate, Charlie, an experienced soldier, tells him that the ...Read Review

Victorian Tales: The Fabulous Flyer

By Terry Deary - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Paris, 1852. Henri Giffard, who works in a railway workshop, has invented an incredible new machine. It’s a hydrogen balloon driven by a ...Read Review

Victorian Tales: The Twisted Tunnels

By Terry Deary - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

London, March 1843. Jenny and her Granddad are toshers, that is, scavengers in the sewers, a dangerous and smelly job, but they like it. ...Read Review

Victorian Tales: The Sea Monsters

By Terry Deary - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young AdultNautical

1838. History is about to be made. Two steam ships will cross the Atlantic for the very first time. One is the Great Western, ...Read Review

Victorian Tales: Terror on the Train

By Terry Deary - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Staplehurst, England, 1865. A piece of railway track over the River Beult at Staplehurst needs replacing. Once the express train has passed, the old ...Read Review

Put Out the Light

By Terry Deary - Published 2010

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

1940. The Sheffield steel factories are working flat out for the war effort. So far they haven’t been bombed but there are a ...Read Review

Terry Deary’s Viking Tales: The Battle of the Viking Woman

By Terry Deary - Published 2010

Genres:

Children/Young AdultShort Stories

A well-written tale, as one would expect from Terry Deary, from his series Terry Deary’s Viking Tales. This story takes place in ...Read Review