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The World's Worst Children (Hardback, edition)

By Walliams, David
Illustrated by Ross, Tony

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From the world's favourite author, David Walliams - ten cautionary tales and a delightfully dreadful cast of characters; all in a gorgeously gifty FULL COLOUR format!

ISBN 9780008197032
Barcode 9780008197032
Published 23 May 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Hardback, edition
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ISBN-13 9780008197032
ISBN-10 0008197032
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollins
Publication Date 23 May 2016
International Publication Date 19 May 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, edition
Edition edition
Author(s) By Walliams, David
Illustrated by Ross, Tony
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Short Stories
Number of Pages 272
Dimensions Width: 159mm
Height: 206mm
Spine: 23mm
Weight 670g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Children's stories, English
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 658749

Description of this Book

From the world's favourite author, David Walliams - ten cautionary tales and a delightfully dreadful cast of characters; all in a gorgeously gifty FULL COLOUR format! Are you ready to meet the World's Worst Children? Five beastly boys and five gruesome girls! * Like Sofia Sofa - a TV super-fan so stuck to the sofa that she's turning into one! * Or Dribbling Drew - a boy whose drool gets him into trouble on a school trip! * And not forgetting Blubbering Bertha - a girl who bawls and tells terrible tales! Also featuring a special appearance from fan-favourite Raj! From Number One bestselling author David Walliams comes this collection of wickedly funny, deliciously mischievous tales, illustrated in glorious colour by the artistic genius Tony Ross.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Praise for David Walliams' books: 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, Guardian The new Roald Dahl - Evening Standard David Walliams...national treasure Guardian A triumphant mix of wit and warmth - Telegraph Books of the Year Ridiculously over-the-top and utterly delightful - Spectator Another triumph for David Walliams. His books are a breath of wonderful fresh air - Sun David Walliams' children's books are now guaranteed bestsellers... watch this fly off the shelves - Daily Mail Delightfully funny - Metro

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Author's Bio

David Walliams has revolutionised reading for children and become one of the most influential children's writers today. Since the publication of his ground-breaking first novel, The Boy in the Dress (2008), Walliams has seen unprecedented growth with global sales exceeding 32 million copies, and his books translated into 53 languages. 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, and nine of David's phenomenally successful children's novels. David and Tony also collaborated on the 2017 World Book Day title, BLOB, and on the blockbuster collections, The World's Worst Children 1, 2 and 3.

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