David Walliams

Comedian, actor, and and successful Children's author...

David Walliams

Biography

Date of birth: 20 August, 1971

David Walliams is a comedian, writer and actor and is best known for his partnership with Matt Lucas on the hugely popular sketch show Little Britain.

In 2008 David’s first children’s book The Boy in the Dress was published, illustrated by Quentin Blake. This was followed by Mr Stink in 2009, which won the Lincolnshire Young People’s Book Award, the inaugural People’s Book Prize and is currently being adapted into a stage musical. Billionaire Boy followed in 2010, and has won several prizes including the Sheffield Children’s Book Prize and the Stockport Book Award. Gangsta Granny was published in 2011 and quickly became of the bestselling children’s books of the year. Subsequent books incude The Demon Dentist and The Slightly Annoying Elephant.

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The Book Clinic: Where next after Walliams? - 26th April 2013

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Awful Auntie

Awful Auntie

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A page-turning, rollicking romp of a read, sparkling with Walliams' most eccentric characters yet and full of humour and heart. From larger than life, tiddlywinks obsessed Awful Aunt Alberta to her pet owl, Wagner – this is an adventure with...
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Ratburger

Ratburger (Paperback)

by David Walliams

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 13/02/2014
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

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The fifth screamingly funny novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country, now available... Read more

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Awful Auntie

Awful Auntie (Hardback)

by David Walliams

Format: Hardback 416 pages
Published: 25/09/2014
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd

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A page-turning, rollicking romp of a read, sparkling with Walliams' most eccentric characters yet and full of humour and heart. From larger than... Read more

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Gangsta Granny

Gangsta Granny (Paperback)

by David Walliams

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 28/02/2013
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

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Another hilarious and moving novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country. A story of... Read more

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Demon Dentist

Demon Dentist (Hardback)

by David Walliams

Format: Hardback 448 pages
Published: 26/09/2013
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

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The new jaw-achingly funny novel from David Walliams, the number one bestselling author! Make your appointment if you dare...Darkness had come to... Read more

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Billionaire Boy

Billionaire Boy (Paperback)

by David Walliams

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 09/06/2011
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

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A hilarious, touching and extraordinary new fable from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the... Read more

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The Boy in the Dress

The Boy in the Dress (Paperback)

by David Walliams, et al.

Format: Paperback 240 pages
Published: 25/06/2009
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

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4 out of 5

The sparkling debut children's novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country, with... Read more

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Mr Stink

Mr Stink (Paperback)

by David Walliams, et al.

Format: Paperback 272 pages
Published: 27/05/2010
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

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5 out of 5

The second original, touching, twisted, and most of all hilarious novel for children from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing... Read more

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The Slightly Annoying Elephant

The Slightly Annoying Elephant (Hardback)

by David Walliams, et al.

Format: Hardback 32 pages
Published: 07/11/2013
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

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Number one bestselling author David Walliams presents his first picture book for children of 3 and up, illustrated by artistic genius Tony Ross.... Read more

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The World of David Walliams: Best Boxset Ever: The Boy in the Dress; Mr Stink; Billionaire Boy; Gangsta Granny; Ratburger

The World of David Walliams: Best Boxset Ever: The Boy in the Dress; Mr Stink; Billionaire Boy; Gangsta Granny; Ratburger (Paperback)

by David Walliams

Format: Paperback 1426 pages
Published: 29/08/2013
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

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FIVE hilarious and moving novels from bestselling, critically acclaimed author, David Walliams. THE BOY IN THE DRESS: Dennis was different. Why was... Read more

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