Kings and Queens (Queen Elizabeth II edition)

Author(s): Sir Tony Robinson

Middle Fiction

This is a special edition to celebrate queen Elizabeth II as Britain's longest reigning monarch. With an extra chapter on Queen Elizabeth II and her family including William, Kate and Prince George. Kings and Queens have always provided their subjects with a great deal to talk about. But how much do we really know about them? For instance, who became king when he was only nine months old? Which king invented the handkerchief? Which king died on the toilet? In this fascinating and witty look at kings and queens of England, Tony Robinson provides all the answers to these questions and many, many more.


Product Information

A special edition celebrating Queen Elizabeth II's as the longest reigning British monarch! This lively text is accurate but full of fascinating detail and fun coupled with the outstanding innovative illustrations from some of the country's most inventive illustrators.

"How can it be that we had to sit through interminable boring history lessons when our offspring are treated to such interesting stuff? This book is just fantastic" Hullaballoo!

Tony Robinson is best known as 'Baldrick' from the famous Blackadder series. On top of his acting credentials, Tony is also a successful TV presenter and is currently presenting Channel 4's Time Team. He has also written several children's non fiction books, notably for Hodder, and lives in west London.

General Fields

  • : 9781782955542
  • : Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • : Red Fox
  • : June 2015
  • : 256mm X 196mm X 9mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : November 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 128
  • : 128
  • : Paperback
  • : Sir Tony Robinson