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The fifth hilarious and touching novel from David Walliams: number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country David's last book, GANGSTA GRANNY, has now sold 250,000 copies through TCM in hardback. This new title, full of his trademark wit, pathos and wild imagination, promises to be even bigger, even funnier, and even more brilliant - as well as further cementing David's reputation as a new Roald Dahl...
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Product details

  • 9+
  • Hardback | 272 pages
  • 141 x 222 x 32mm | 459.99g
  • HarperCollins Children's Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0007453523
  • 9780007453528
  • 12,340

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`I absolutely love David Walliams's books. In a few more years they will become classics.` - Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole Praise for THE BOY IN THE DRESS: `A great comic tale... Walliams is a natural wit` - Evening Standard `Well written, funny, touching` - Observer `Believable characters and a story that's original and intriguing` ***** - Heat `A passionate celebration of individuality` - Telegraph Praise for MR STINK: `A pleasure to read. A beguilingly funny, original and thought-provoking tale... hilarious` Amanda Craig, The Times `a delight from start to finish... a new Roald Dahl` - The Times Praise for BILLIONAIRE BOY: `A triumphant mix of wit and warmth` - Telegraph Books of the Year `Guaranteed to appeal to youngsters ... definitely another hit for Walliams.` - Express Praise for GANGSTA GRANNY: `In this gem of a book, Walliams balances high comedy with an emotional message` - Daily Mail `Hugely entertaining... a comic, touching and at times sad story` - Daily Express `This is possibly David's funniest book ever.` - Heat
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About David Walliams

DAVID WALLIAMS is an actor and writer best known for his work with Matt Lucas in the multi-award-winning sketch show Little Britain. His debut children's novel, The Boy in the Dress, was published in 2008 to unanimous critical acclaim. Since then, his second book, Mr Stink, has gone on to receive similar plaudits, while growing an already devoted fanbase. The Boy in the Dress was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, and Mr Stink was one of Amanda Craig's Children's Books of the Year in the Times.
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3,749 ratings
4.14 out of 5 stars
5 46% (1,715)
4 31% (1,145)
3 17% (650)
2 5% (179)
1 2% (60)
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