The co-op bookstore for avid readers
Book Cover for: More Fascinating True Stories for the Whole Family, Graham Hodson

More Fascinating True Stories for the Whole Family

Graham Hodson

Dive into the pages of "More Fascinating True Stories for the Whole Family" and journey through an extraordinary collection of a total of 31 individual and awe-inspiring true stories that bring to life the moments and people who have left their mark on our shared history.

This book, the 2nd in the series, is a vibrant celebration of human achievement, creativity, and resilience, designed to captivate readers from age 8 to 108 with tales that range from early civilizations to the achievements of the 21st century.

Every story is vividly brought to life with a wonderful and unique full-color illustration.

Experience the elegance and cunning of Cleopatra, the indomitable spirit of Nelson Mandela, the fascinating story of the Trojan Horse, and the sheer once-in-a-lifetime brilliance of Albert Einstein. Witness the comedy genius of Laurel and Hardy, the men who made the whole world laugh, marvel at the mind of Leonardo Da Vinci and the inventive genius of Thomas Edison, and read in admiration of the courage of the astronauts of the Apollo 11 moon landing, and many, many more!

Perfect for all ages, "More Fascinating True Stories for the Whole Family" promises to enlighten, educate, and inspire. Embark on this journey through time, and uncover the stories of extraordinary individuals and events that continue to shape and influence our world today.

The stories in this book include:

The Watergate Scandal

Albert Einstein

The Amazing Violet Jessop

The Rise and Fall of Adolf Hitler

The Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Laurel and Hardy

The Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Walt Disney

The Olympic Games

Thomas Edison

The Boxing Day Tsunami

Nelson Mandella

Christopher Columbus and 1492

Alexander the Great

The Four-Minute Mile

Yuri Gagarin, the First Man in Space

The Black Death

Martin Luther King Jr.

The Trojan Horse

Mahatma Gandhi

Leonardo da Vinci

The Invention of the Printing Press


The Industrial Revolution

Marie Curie

The McDonald's Story

Joan of Arc

The American War of Independence

Julius Caesar

Elizabeth I

The Tragedy of The Lusitania

Book Details

  • Publisher: Rockwood Publishing
  • Publish Date: Apr 3rd, 2024
  • Pages: 108
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.22in - 0.34lb
  • EAN: 9798224830558
  • Categories: GeneralTriviaGeneral

Reading Lists – Biographies & Memoirs