Terry Deary reveals his own historical secret

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Terry Deary is well known for the surprisingly gruesome stories he tells in his Horrible Histories book series.

Rebecca and Harry from Parkside Sports College in Durham found out a fact about Terry that may surprise readers - he hated history at school!

He also told them about why he started writing and why his readers are so important to him.

Terry Deary has also made his very own "Horrible Histories" of the torch relay. for School Report - check it out!

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