10 Non-Fiction Books about History (8-11)

Find out what the Romans ever did for us, plus much more

History is jolly good fun: full of Vlads who liked impaling, Williams who liked conquering and so forth. Get stuck into these books to find out how the Greeks invented the first ever death ray and what happened to the courtier who broke wind in front of Queen Elizabeth I!

Find out more about the importance of sharing non-fiction with children in author Nicola Davies's inspiring blog for non-fiction month.

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Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust