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The Boy in the Dress

Written by David Walliams

Illustrated by Quentin Blake

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LoveReading View on The Boy in the Dress

This is a new book and CD pack - Touching, funny and full of insight, this tender story tells how Dennis decides that everyone does not have to be the same. Bravely, he decides to do something completely different. Taking a risk he reinvents himself and begins to see the world in a whole new way. Quentin Blake’s illustrations capture the exhilarating liberation that Dennis feels.

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The Boy in the Dress Synopsis

The sparkling debut children's novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country. Combo pack of paperback and CD read by David Walliams and Matt Lucas!

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 King of Funny. David Walliams's beautiful first novel will touch the hearts (and funny bones) of children and adults alike.

The Boy in the Dress Press Reviews

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


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All versions of this book

ISBN: 9780007493968
Publication date: 02/01/2014
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
Format: Mixed media product

ISBN: 9780007279043
Publication date: 25/06/2009
Publisher: Harpercollins Publishers
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780007493968
Publication date: 2nd January 2014
Author: David Walliams
Illustrator: Quentin Blake
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
Format: Mixed media product
Pagination: 240 pages
Suitable for: 7+ readers, 9+ readers
Genres: General Fiction, Humorous
Recommendations: eBooks

About David Walliams

David Walliams is fast becoming a global phenomenon in the world of children’s literature – his ability to wow fans is unprecedented with global sales over 14.1 million. His most recent fiction title, The World’s Worst Children, published on 19th May 2016 sold over 340,000 copies in the UK alone. It went straight to No. 1 on release where it stayed for 4 weeks and also concurred Children’s Books charts, where it stayed at No.1 for 7 weeks. Internationally sales continue to thrive, The World’s Worst Children also went straight to No. 1 in the Australian children’s ...

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