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This article contains information on characters, places, items or events which take place in the Horrid Henry series of books by Francesca Simon.

Not to be confused with Mother Battle-Axe, her TV series counterpart.

Mrs Battle-Axe is Miss Battle-Axe's mother. She is very strict towards Miss Battle-Axe, but sees Henry behaving himself and admires his good behaviour, unaware of what he is really like.


Physical appearance

Mrs Battle-Axe has pale skin, black hair and a long nose. She is described as being even taller, skinnier and more ferocious than her daughter.


She appears to wear a grey cardigan and a white shirt.


Mrs Battle-Axe is shown to be a disciplinarian and is very strict towards her daughter as if she was still a child.


  • Horrid Henry Dines at Restaurant Le Posh (first appearance)
  • Horrid Henry and the Football Fiend (cameo)