|Author:||David Walliams; Tony Ross (Illustrator)|
PRAISE FOR DAVID WALLIAMS' PICTURE BOOKS: "Pre-schoolers will roar with laughter" - Daily Express "Part Aesop, part Spike Milligan... this is rollicking stuff" - Big Issue "Funny and with brilliant illustrations... sure to be another bestseller" - The Sun PRAISE FOR DAVID WALLIAMS: "I absolutely love David Walliams's books. In a few more years they will become classics." - Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole "Dahl finally has a worthy successor" - Telegraph "Another triumph for David Walliams. His books are a breath of wonderful fresh air" - The Sun
Since 2008 David Walliams has taken the children's literary world by storm. His eight bestselling novels have been translated into over 50 languages and have sold over 14 million copies worldwide. Walliams' books have achieved unprecedented critical acclaim and countless broadsheet reviewers have compared him to his all-time hero, Roald Dahl. Born in London, Tony Ross went to art school in Liverpool. His cartoons have appeared in famous publications the world over. His first book, HUGO AND THE WICKED WINTER, was published in 1972. Tony has since written over 100 books and illustrated over 2000! His creations Towser and The Little Princess have been turned into TV series. David and Tony have worked on four Number One bestselling picture books together, as well as seven of David's phenomenally successful children's novels - Billionaire Boy, Gangsta Granny, Ratburger, Demon Dentist, Awful Auntie, Grandpa's Great Escape and The Midnight Gang. David and Tony also collaborated on the 2017 World Book Day title, Blob, and the two blockbuster short story collections, The World's Worst Children and The World's Worst Children 2.