Tudor Tales: The Actor, the Rebel and the Wrinkled Queen, Paperback Book

Tudor Tales: The Actor, the Rebel and the Wrinkled Queen Paperback

Illustrated by Helen Flook

Part of the Tudor Tales series



From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... The dashing Earl of Essex is plotting a rebellion to overthrow the aged Elizabeth I and is using the Globe Theatre in his plot.

When Queen Elizabeth I learns of the plan, Shakespeare's theatre company end up in the most putrid prison in the land.

Can James, a young actor, help the bard to earn the Queen's forgiveness and the company's freedom?

Terry Deary's Tudor Tales explore the infamous world of the Tudors through the eyes of children who could have lived at the time. These stories feature real people and take place in some of the most recognisable Tudor settings.

This new edition features notes for the reader to help extend learning and exploration of the historical period.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 72 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: General
  • ISBN: 9781472939852



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