Henry VIII was flamboyant, courageous and headstrong. His life spans a fascinating, important period in history, in which he plays a crucial part. This biography of Henry VIII looks further than the facts that everyone knows - what was Henry like as a boy? How did he become the man that he was? Lives in Action is a series of narrative biographies that recount the lives of some of the key figures in history. Page-turning, thrilling plots that read lilke fiction will keep the most reluctant reader hooked.
Harriet had her first book published by Puffin when she was just twelve. She is now an established author who has contributed to Franklin Watts' Famous People, Famous Lives series.