Each title is a biography of one person's life, achievements and the problems they faced. The series covers many historical periods from the Tudors to the Victorians. Each title answers key questions about these historical figures and a time line places the person in a historical content. With 'It's true' panels to give interesting and unusual facts about these people as well as many places to visit for children to find out more, this series is packed with information.
Dereen Taylor has worked in children's publishing for many years. She has \nedited and written many non-fiction and pre-school books for children. She \nlives in Brighton with her husband and two young sons.