The Boy in the Dress

The Boy in the Dress

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The sparkling debut children's novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country, with sparkling new cover look to tie in with later books. Dennis was different. Why was he different, you ask? Well, a small clue might be in the title of this book...Charming, surprising and hilarious - The Boy in the Dress is everything you would expect from the co-creator of Little Britain. David Walliams's beautiful first novel will touch the hearts (and funny bones) of children and adults more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 20mm | 220g
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • HarperCollins Children's Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 50 b/w illus
  • 0007279043
  • 9780007279043
  • 518

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'[Walliams' books] are brilliantly, beautifully and seemingly effortlessly written ... Mr Dahl finally has a worthy successor' Telegraph 'Walliams understands something crucial about children and stories' Metro "A great comic tale... Walliams is a natural wit" - Evening Standard "Well written, funny, touching" - Observer "A passionate celebration of individuality" - Telegraph "Believable characters and a story that's original and intriguing" ***** - Heat "Charming, funny" - The Times "Has a lovely, Dahlian fluency to it" - Time Outshow more

About David Walliams

Since 2008 David Walliams has taken the children's literary world by storm. His most recent book RATBURGER, immediately went to no.1 in the children's chart, while the PB of his previous title, GANGSTA GRANNY, currently dominates the UK charts and has sold over 100,000 PBs on top of 370,000+ HBs and 36,000 ebooks (Bookscan July 2013). Today, David is the fastest growing Children's author in the UK. His books have been translated into 30+ languages and sold over 2 million copies in the UK more