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How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous (Paperback)

How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous By Georgia Bragg, Kevin O'Malley (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Georgia Bragg, Kevin O'Malley (Illustrator)
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This award-winning book for reluctant readers is a fascinating collection of remarkable deaths--and not for the faint of heart.

Over the course of history, men and women have lived and died. In fact, getting sick and dying can be a big, ugly mess--especially before the modern medical care that we all enjoy today. From King Tut's ancient autopsy to Albert Einstein's great brain escape, How They Croaked contains all the gory details of the awful ends of nineteen awfully famous people.

Don't miss the companion, How They Choked!

About the Author

Georgia Bragg is the author of Matisse on the Loose, a middle-grade novel. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, two children, and two cats.

KEVIN O'MALLEY is the co-author and illustrator of the popular Miss Malarkey series, as well as the New York Times bestseller Gimme Cracked Corn and I Will Share and many other books for children. He lives in Maryland.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780802727947
ISBN-10: 0802727948
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Publication Date: July 3rd, 2012
Pages: 192
Language: English