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Boo! Discover all the frightful stories behind iconic ghost tales and legends from around the world with history’s most horrible headlines: the ghost and ghouls edition. The master of making history fun, Terry Deary, turns his attention to spooks and spirits. From the ancient evils of Egypt, cutthroat Celtic sacrifices, Anne Boleyn and other restless royals, a deathly drummer boy trapped in the underground passages of Edinburgh, as well as ghost busters and spook rumblers, combined with tons of Horrible Halloween facts and top tips for getting rid of ghouls, it’s all in Horrible Histories: Ghosts :

  • Fully illustrated throughout and packed with hair-raising 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 funnyHorrible Histories: the Movie – Rotten Romans.

Get your history right here and collect the whole horrible lot. Read all about it!

Product Details


Horrible Histories







Date published

September 29th, 2022

Other details

  • 192 pages



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Terry Deary

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  1. Christina
    on 20 May 2023

    Horrible Histories: Ghosts

    This book is really interesting and funny, I rate it for children at the age of seven or six and above. History lovers will enjoy this book so much as it is quite fascinating as well as gruesome.It is full of action and fun. I think anyone will enjoy this book. Have fun reading it and I hope you will laugh your stinky socks off.

    5 out of 5

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