As Terry Deary points out, though, in his Horrible Histories: Groovy Greeks, things were not always quite as jolly and some of the more disturbing facts unearthed in this funny and clever alternative to the history book are actually quite, well, horrible.
Illustrated by the talented Martin Brown, Horrible Histories: Groovy Greeks adds a certain edge to the study of Ancient Greece by getting down to the nitty-gritty of Greek life and letting rip with the kind of nasty, revolting facts that any kids would kill to get their hands on. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Interesting, gory and groovy! Really enjoyed every word I read and I could read about 700 times before I would get board again!!!!!!😀Published 17 days ago by candycane
Really, really funny and a great history book.
I just learned that the greeks were the most clever country in the world at that time and sadly afterwards defeated by the great... Read more
This book was bought as a Christmas present so cannot say much about this book.Published 4 months ago by margaret major
Wow that's all I can say wow this is the most hilarious yet factual book I have ever read. Wow peeps read this bookPublished 13 months ago by thecoolkidwhobringsdeath
This book is a really cool book !!!! But not only for all the facts .....
It is REALLY FUNNY!!! It is a great book for children . I love it!!! Read more
Brilliant book I loved it thought that it was really good and I am very pleased that I got itPublished 15 months ago by GREG
I think it is a lovely book and children who like history would like it thebest the best the bestPublished 16 months ago by George Dye
My daughter wanted this book because they are studying ancient greece at school at the moment. Great for interesting facts and easy for my daughter to understand. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Mrs. K. M. Noakes