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The Slightly Annoying Elephant

The Slightly Annoying Elephant
 

Number One bestselling author David Walliams presents his first picture book, illustrated by artistic genius Tony Ross...

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ISBN 9780007493999
Barcode 9780007493999
Published 7 November 2013 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Hardback, edition
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Author(s) By Walliams, David
Illustrated by Ross, Tony
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ISBN-13 9780007493999
ISBN-10 0007493991
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollins
Publication Date 7 November 2013
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, edition
Edition edition
Author(s) By Walliams, David
Illustrated by Ross, Tony
Category General Picture Books
Picture Storybooks
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 276mm
Height: 276mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 560g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 434076

Description of this Book

Number One bestselling author David Walliams presents his first picture book, illustrated by artistic genius Tony Ross...Introducing The Slightly Annoying Elephant.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review PRAISE FOR DAVID WALLIAMS'S FICTION: A pleasure to read. A beguilingly funny, original and thought-provoking tale... hilarious Amanda Craig, The Times I absolutely love David Walliams's books. In a few more years they will become classics. - Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole A triumphant mix of wit and warmth - Telegraph Books of the Year a new Roald Dahl - The Times Another triumph for David Walliams. His books are a breath of wonderful fresh air - The Sun PRAISE FOR TONY ROSS'S PICTURE BOOKS: Children's favourite Tony Ross triumphs again - The Times Tony Ross is a master at capturing the humour in childhood - Books Magazine Hilarious and a godsend to parents - Daily Mail A must for any parent and child - The Guardian Brilliant touches of characterisation and silliness - Books for Keeps
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 5 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

David Walliams - comedian, actor and author - continues to take the children's literary world by storm. His tenth novel, BAD DAD, was an immediate number one, following the triumph of THE MIDNIGHT GANG, the biggest-selling children's book of 2016. WORLD'S WORST CHILDREN 2, which published in early 2017, spent four weeks at industry number one and eight weeks at the top of the children's chart. They have achieved unprecedented critical acclaim - and RATBURGER, DEMON DENTIST and AWFUL AUNTIE have all won the National Book Awards Children's Book of the Year. David's books have now exceeded 100 non-consecutive weeks in the children's number-one spot, and have been translated into 53 languages, selling more than 24 million copies worldwide. Born in London, Tony Ross went to art school in Liverpool. His cartoons have appeared in famous publications the world over. His first book, HUGO AND THE WICKED WINTER, was published in 1972. Tony has since written over 100 books and illustrated over 2000! His creations Towser and The Little Princess have been turned into TV series. David and Tony have worked on six bestselling picture books together, as well as eight of David's phenomenally successful children's novels - BILLIONAIRE BOY, GANGSTA GRANNY, RATBURGER, DEMON DENTIST, AWFUL AUNTIE, GRANDPA'S GREAT ESCAPE, THE MIDNIGHT GANG and BAD DAD. David and Tony also collaborated on the 2017 World Book Day title, BLOB, and the two blockbuster short story collections, THE WORLD'S WORST CHILDREN and THE WORLD'S WORST CHILDREN 2.

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