This humorous diary gives children an insight into the life and times of Henry VIII as seen by his executioner, Chopper Smith. It includes factually correct anecdotes.
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Chopper Tells All'
Newly discovered diaries and scrapbook cuttings of Chopper Smith – chief executioner at the court of King Henry VIII – reveal astonishing details of life in Tudor time.
· Banquets and beheadings
· Torture and terror
· Weddings and funerals...plus the odd birth or two
· The King’s most private thoughts
· Henry’s wives and the loves of their lives
· Jousting and jokes
· Music and monasteries
· And much, much more!
You’ve never read anything like it before!About the Author:
Steve Barlow and Steve Skidmore have written numerous titles including the Mad Myths in Puffin’s Surfer series for older, reluctant readers; Playscripts for OUP and contemporary teenage novels for Piccadilly Press. As well as being authors, they both teach English and Drama in Leicester. Steve Barlow in a further education college and Steve Skidmore in a secondary community school.
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Book Description HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 128 pages. 7.75x5.05x0.40 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0006945554
Book Description HARPER COLLINS, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780006945550 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0981275
Book Description HarperCollins Children's Books, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0006945554