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Grandpa's Great Escape by David Walliams
  

Grandpa's Great Escape

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The hotly-anticipated next novel from NUMBER ONE bestselling author, David Walliams Illustrated by the award-winning Tony Ross.

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Synopsis

Grandpa's Great Escape by David Walliams

The hotly-anticipated next novel from NUMBER ONE bestselling author, David Walliams Jack's Grandpa...*wears his slippers to the supermarket *serves up Spam a la Custard for dinner *and often doesn't remember Jack's name But he can still take to the skies in a speeding Spitfire and save the day...An exquisite portrait of the bond between a small boy and his beloved Grandpa - this book takes readers on an incredible journey with Spitfires over London and Great Escapes through the city in a high octane adventure full of comedy and heart. Illustrated by the award-winning Tony Ross.

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PRAISE FOR DAVID WALLIAMS: 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 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
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's books are now guaranteed bestsellers... watch this fly off the shelves - Daily Mail Delightfully funny - Metro'

About the Author

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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Book Info

Publication date

21st September 2015

Author

David Walliams

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Publisher

HarperCollins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Format

Hardback
464 pages
Interest Age: From 9 years

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Humorous stories (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9780007494019

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