Francesca Simon

Join Francesca Simon, the bestselling author of 'Horrid Henry' as she discusses her new Viking series, writing badly-behaved characters, her love for myths and the Norse Gods, and more.
Vikings, Mythology and Badly-Behaved Characters with Francesca Simon

About The Author:

Francesca Simon is universally known for the staggeringly popular ‘Horrid Henry’ series. These books and CDs have sold over 20 million copies in the UK alone and are published in 27 countries. ‘Horrid Henry and the Abominable Snowman’ won the Children’s Book of the Year award in 2008 at the British Book Awards. She is also the author of Costa-shortlisted ‘The Monstrous Child’ and ‘Hack and Whack’, her first picture book. She lives in North London with her family.

About The Book:

What if your parents WANTED you to behave badly? ‘Two Terrible Vikings’ is a hilarious brand new series by Francesca Simon and illustrated by Steve May! Set in the snowy fjords of a Viking Kingdom, the terrible twins are proud to be the best worst vikings. Nothing stops the marauding pair as they steal boats, loot a birthday party, track a troll and sail off to raid Bad Island with their friends Twisty Pants and Dirty Ulf. Well, almost nothing…

Praise for ‘Two Terrible Vikings’:

‘Unbridled mischief and fun.’ – Publishers Weekly
‘Hack and Whack are delightfully devious.’ – Foreword Review

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