Terry Deary

World War I Tales: The Pigeon Spy

By Terry Deary - Published 2013

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMilitary

1918, France. The Germans are in retreat but, somehow, in the chaos of war, the American 77th battalion of 200 men finds itself with Germans ...Read Review

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