Here’s what we suggest instead of/in addition to reading Rotten Romans (Horrible Histories series) by Terry Deary & Martin Brown. Listen to the podcast to hear us talk about some of these titles in more depth!
- It’s All Greek to Me (Time Warp Trio series) by Jon Scieszka (Amazon | Trident Booksellers)
- I, Claudius by Robert Graves (Amazon | Trident Booksellers)
- The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan (Amazon | Trident Booksellers)
- Mythology by Edith Hamilton (Amazon | Trident Booksellers)
- Who Was Julius Caesar? By Nico Medina & Tim Foley (Amazon | Trident Booksellers)
- You Wouldn’t Want to Be a Roman Gladiator! by John Malam & David Antram (Amazon | Trident Booksellers)
- Horrible Histories (TV series)
- Horrible Histories (movie)
- Ruining History (TV series)
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(But no pressure, we’re also happy if you get these items from your local library or independent bookstore.)