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The Boy In The Dress - David Walliams

The Boy In The Dress

By: David Walliams, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)

Paperback Published: 9th August 2011
ISBN: 9780007279043
Number Of Pages: 240
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old

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The sparkling debut children's novel from David Walliams, co-creator and co-star of the multi-award-winning Little Britain.

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 alike.


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The Boy In The Dress

4.5 2


`[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 Out

ISBN: 9780007279043
ISBN-10: 0007279043
Audience: Children
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old
For Grades: 6 - 10
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 9th August 2011
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.9 x 13.2  x 1.8
Weight (kg): 0.21

David Walliams

About the Author

David Walliams is currently the fastest growing Children's book author in the UK. His books have been translated into over 25 languages and have sold over one million copies in the UK alone.

His fourth book, Gangster Granny, and his fifth book, Ratburger, both immediately went to number one in the children's bestseller chart. Walliams' books have achieved unprecedented critical acclaim, often drawing comparisons to those of his all-time hero, Roald Dahl.

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