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The Tudors: Kings, Queens, Scribes and Ferrets!

By Marcia Williams
Illustrated by Marcia Williams

Hear all about the Tudors from the great scribe Arthur Inkbott – history like it's never been told before!

Join Marcia Williams on a journey through Tudor times with Arthur Inkblott, Queen Elizbeth I’s favourite scribe and his pet ferret, Smudge. Meet Henry VIII and his six wives, fight the Spanish Armada, see Shakespeare’s plays performed for the very first time and sail around the world with Christopher Columbus! Packed with jokes, comic illustrations and fascinating facts, this hugely entertaining fictional biography will make you look at the Tudors in a whole new light!

  • “From the Wars of the Roses to the infamous monarchs, Tudor history comes to life via Williams’ trademark comic style.” The Bookseller
  • Part of a new series of black and white B-format historical readers by bestselling author–illustrator Marcia Williams.
  • Accessible and witty, these are the perfect introduction to history, illustrated throughout with Marcia Williams' fabulous comic illustrations.

About the author

Marcia Williams is a critically acclaimed author–illustrator who has illustrated and retold many literary classics for children with her distinctive comic-strip style. Among her most popular titles are: Lizzie Bennet's Diary, Les Miserables, Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, The Adventures of Robin Hood and King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. She is also the author of twelve illustrated young readers, which re-tell the Greek myths and the most popular plays and stories of William Shakespeare and Charles Dickens.

ISBN: 9781406384024
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: July 1, 2020
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 144pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $14.99
New Zealand RRP: $16.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 06/07/20 at 01:04:31
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