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DetailsThe sparkling debut children's novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country.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.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Since 2008 David Walliams has taken the childrens literary world by storm. His most recent book RATBURGER,immediately went to no.1 in the childrens 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 Childrens author in the UK. His books have been translated into 30+ languages and sold over 2 million copies in the UK alone.ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR: Quentin Blake was born in the suburbs of London in 1932 and has drawn ever since he can remember. He has always made his living as an illustrator, as well as teaching for over twenty years at the Royal College of Art, where he was head of the Illustration department from 1978 to 1986. His first drawings were published in Punch while he was 16 and still at school. He continued to draw for Punch, The Spectator and other magazines over many years, while at the same time entering the world of children's books with A Drink of Water by John Yeoman in 1960.He is known for his collaboration with writers such as Russell Hoban, Joan Aiken, Michael Rosen, John Yeoman and, most famously, Roald Dahl. He has also illustrated classic books, including A Christmas Carol and Candide and created much-loved characters of his own, including Mister Magnolia and Mrs Armitage. His books have won numerous prizes and awards, including the Whitbread Award, the Kate Greenaway Medal, the Emil/Kurt Maschler Award and the international Bologna Ragazzi Prize.
SKU Code PRK B 3649 Weight in Kg 0.2900 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780007516643 Author Name DAVID WALLIAMS & ILLUSTRATOR: QUENTIN BLAKE Publisher Name HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS