A hilarious, touching and extraordinary new fable from David Walliams, number one bestseller and one of the fastest growing children's author across the globe.
Joe has a lot of reasons to be happy. About a billion of them, in fact.
You see, Joe's rich. Really, really rich. Joe's got his own bowling alley, his own cinema, even his own butler who is also an orangutan. He's the wealthiest twelve-year-old in the land.
Yes, Joe has absolutely everything he could possibly want. But there's just one thing he really needs: a friend...
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 270 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 21 mm
"A triumphant mix of wit and warmth" - Telegraph Books of the Year
"Witty, warm and enjoyable" - Daily Express
"David William's third book for children is a neat combination of hilarity and morality in the best spirit of the master story-teller of the genre, Roald Dahl" - Julia Eccleshare
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“The best David Walliams book ever!”
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This book is full of character and emotion but has funny twists. I'd recommend it to (particularly boys) aged 8-10.
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