Awful Auntie

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

ISBN: 9780007453627

Category: Aunts

Page: 410

View: 9800

From number one bestselling author David Walliams comes another heartfelt but hilarious hoot of an adventure Stella Saxby is the sole heir to Saxby Hall. But awful Aunt Alberta and her giant owl will stop at nothing to get it from her. Luckily Stella has a secret - and slightly spooky - weapon up her sleeve ...
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Awful Auntie

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007453639

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 416

View: 1352

From number one bestselling author David Walliams comes another heartfelt but hilarious hoot of an adventure.
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Awful Auntie

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

ISBN: 9780007453610

Category: Aunts

Page: 410

View: 1099

Aunt Alberta is on a mission to cheat the young Lady Stella Saxby out of her inheritance - Saxby Hall. But with mischievous and irrepressible Soot, the cockney ghost of a chimney sweep, alongside her Stella is determined to fight back. And sometimes a special friend, however different, is all you need to win through
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Gangsta Granny

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007371454

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 304

View: 2312

A hilarious and moving story of old age, adventure, stolen jewels and swimming the Thames, from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children’s author in the country.
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The World of David Walliams

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

ISBN: 9780007589036

Category:

Page: 1874

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SIX hilarious and moving novels from bestselling, critically acclaimed author, David Walliams.Ages:9+DEMON DENTIST: Strange things were happening in the dead of night. When children put a tooth under their pillow for the tooth fairy, they would wake to find something creepy in its place. Evil was at work. But who or what was behind it? THE BOY IN THE DRESS: Dennis was different. Why was he different, you ask? Well, a small clue might be in the title of this book... MR STINK: Mr Stink stank. He also stunk. And if it was correct English to say he stinked, then he stinked as well... BILLIONAIRE BOY: Joe has a lot of reasons to be happy. About a billion of them, in fact. He has absolutely everything he could possibly want. But there's just one thing he really needs: a friend... GANGSTA GRANNY: Ben's grandma is the boringest grandma ever: all she wants to do is to play Scrabble and eat cabbage soup. But there are two things Ben doesn't know about her.) She was once an international jewel thief. 2) All her life, she has been plotting to steal the crown jewels, and now she needs Ben's help... RATBURGER: Can Zoe keep her beloved pet rat safe from the clutches of the dastardly Burt of Burt's Burgers?
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Demon Dentist

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 0062417061

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 464

View: 9571

The UK's #1 bestselling children's author, David Walliams, hailed as "the heir to Roald Dahl" by the Spectator, bursts onto the American market with Demon Dentist—and this is one dentist appointment you don't want to miss. Something strange is happening in Alfie's town. Instead of shiny coins from the tooth fairy, kids are waking up to dead slugs, live spiders, and other icky, terrible things under their pillows. Who would do something so horrific? Alfie is sure that Miss Root, the new dentist in town, is behind it all. There's nothing Alfie hates more than going to the dentist, but to solve this mystery, he may have to book a dreaded appointment. . . .
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Bad Dad

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0008164673

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 464

View: 8772

The new heart-warming and hilariously brilliant story from number one bestselling author David Walliams. Beautifully illustrated by artistic genius, Tony Ross.
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Billionaire Boy

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007446357

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 288

View: 7581

A hilarious, touching and extraordinary fable from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children’s author across the globey, with EXCLUSIVE audio and video from David Walliams
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The Dinosaur That Pooped the Bed!

Author: Tom Fletcher,Dougie Poynter

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1481498711

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 7193

Danny and Dino must clean their room if they want to watch their favorite TV show in the latest Dinosaur That Pooped story by Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter of the English pop punk group McFly. Danny and Dinosaur want to watch television, but Mom won’t let them until they’ve cleaned their room. So Danny thinks of a plan to make all the mess go away in one humungous gulp: he gets Dino to eat it all up! But just when they think they can get away with it, there’s a rumble in Dino’s tummy and another EXPLOSIVE adventure is about to begin!
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Rusty the Boy from the Hills

Author: Ruskin Bond

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 8184754493

Category: Political Science

Page: 224

View: 6123

Rusty is a quiet, imaginative and sensitive boy who lives with his grandparents in pre-Independence Dehra Dun. Though he is not the adventurous himself, the strangest and most extraordinary things keep happening around him. The house in Dehra is full of strange creatures. Rusty has to deal with everything from his grandfather’s pet python to the ever-inventive Uncle Ken. Visiting his father in wartime Java, Rusty narrowly escapes enemy bombardment, and survives a plane crash in the Arabian Sea. Back in India, he spends his time encountering a ghost in the garden and recreating his grandmother’s youthful days from an old photograph. Then, something totally unexpected happens and Rusty is forced to leave Dehra, his future uncertain ... This volume of Rusty stories, the first in a series, traces Rusty’s development from early childhood to his early teens and is a riveting read for younger and older children alike.
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The World's Worst Children 2

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

ISBN: 9780008259679

Category: Children's stories

Page: 282

View: 948

The brilliant follow-up to David Walliams' bestseller The World's Worst Children! Ten more stories about a brand new gang of hilariously horrible kids from everyone's favourite children's author, illustrated in glorious full colour by Tony Ross. If you thought you had read about the World's Worst Children already, you're in for a rather nasty shock. The beastly boys and gruesome girls in this book are even ruder, even more disgusting and WORSE than you could ever imagine! This gorgeous collection of ten stories from the master himself, David Walliams, will make you snort with laughter and thank your lucky stars that you don't know anyone like Gruesome Griselda or Fussy Frankie in real life. It also features a special appearance from fan-favourite Raj! Gloriously illustrated in full colour throughout by artistic genius Tony Ross, The World's Worst Children 2 is a side-splitting companion to David's blockbuster hit, The World's Worst Children, and the perfect gift for kids aged 9 and up.
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Awful Auntie Colouring Book

Author: Individuality Books

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781534828841

Category:

Page: 78

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Experience total relaxation! with Awful Auntie Colouring Book www.individualitybooks.com You will be immersed in a stress-relieving land of Awful Auntie Colouring Book designs. Awful Auntie Colouring Book is wonderful fun for all ages. Buy Awful Auntie Colouring Book Now. Time for you to relax! What's inside Awful Auntie Colouring Book? Large Sized Stress Relieving Awful Auntie Colouring Book Pages (A4 8.5" by 11") 20 Hand Drawn, intricate Awful Auntie Colouring Book designs Unique Stress Relieving Awful Auntie Colouring Book Designs with plenty of room to colour. Single Sided Awful Auntie Colouring Book Pages - so you can color and frame your works: ) 4 Example Awful Auntie Colouring Book Pages on the back page to get you started: ) Buy Awful Auntie Colouring Book Now. Time for you to relax! "
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Grandpa's Great Escape

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 0062560913

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 464

View: 9697

David Walliams, hailed as “the heir to Roald Dahl” by The Spectator, burst onto the American scene with the New York Times bestseller Demon Dentist. Now the UK’s #1 bestselling children’s author is back with this high-flying adventure about a boy and his grandfather, perfect for fans of Jeff Kinney and Rachel Renee Russell. Grandpa is Jack’s favorite person in the world. It doesn’t matter that he wears his slippers to the supermarket, serves Spam a la Custard for dinner, and often doesn’t remember Jack’s name. But then Grandpa starts to believe he’s back in World War II, when he was a Spitfire fighter pilot, and he’s sent to live in an old folk’s home run by the sinister Matron Swine. Now it’s up to Jack to help Grandpa plot a daring escape!
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David Walliams Collection

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

ISBN: 9780007464999

Category:

Page: N.A

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The perfect gift for everyone aged 9 to 99. Includes paperback editions of David Walliams' first three books for children: The Boy in the Dress, Mr Stink and Billionaire Boy. The Boy in the DressDennis was different. Why was he different, you ask? Well, a small clue might be in the title of this book... Mr Stink"Mr Stink stank. He also stunk. And if it was correct English to say he stinked, then he stinked as well..."It all starts when Chloe makes friends with Mr Stink, the local tramp. Yes, he smells a bit. But when it looks like he might be driven out of town, Chloe decides to hide him in the garden shed. Now Chloe's got to make sure no one finds out her secret. And speaking of secrets, there just might be more to Mr Stink than meets the eye... or the nose. Billionaire BoyJoe 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...
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The Boy in the Dress

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007302088

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 288

View: 4726

The sparkling debut children’s novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children’s author in the country.
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The Slightly Annoying Elephant (Read aloud by David Walliams)

Author: David Walliams

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007560664

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 2282

Number one bestselling author David Walliams presents his very first picture book for children of 3 and up. Illustrated by artistic genius, Tony Ross, this eBook comes with audio hilariously read by the author himself.
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The Worst Thing About My Sister

Author: Jacqueline Wilson

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448194016

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 288

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Marty and her sister Melissa couldn't be more different. Marty loves her Converse trainers, playing football, hiding in her secret den and helping her dad with his DIY. But Melissa loves Justin Bieber and all things pink, girly and pretty. The sisters can manage to live together, despite their occasional scraps but then Mum tells them they have to share a room. For Marty, having to share her bunk beds and lose her private sanctuary turns out to be the very worst thing about having a sister. But the girls soon discover that being too close for comfort can have unexpected consequences, and when an accident happens, the sisters realise they are closer than they thought . . .
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The Art of Being Normal

A Novel

Author: Lisa Williamson

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

ISBN: 0374302391

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 288

View: 8346

David Piper has always been an outsider. His parents think he's gay. The school bully thinks he's a freak. Only his two best friends know the real truth: David wants to be a girl. On the first day at his new school Leo Denton has one goal: to be invisible. Attracting the attention of the most beautiful girl in his class is definitely not part of that plan. When Leo stands up for David in a fight, an unlikely friendship forms. But things are about to get messy. Because at Eden Park School secrets have a funny habit of not staying secret for long , and soon everyone knows that Leo used to be a girl. As David prepares to come out to his family and transition into life as a girl and Leo wrestles with figuring out how to deal with people who try to define him through his history, they find in each other the friendship and support they need to navigate life as transgender teens as well as the courage to decide for themselves what normal really means.
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Queenie

Author: Jacqueline Wilson

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448193656

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 416

View: 7322

It’s 1953, the year Elizabeth is to be crowned Queen of England. Elsie Kettle can't wait to go to London to see the celebrations on Coronation Day. Elsie lives with her Nan – her mum works as a showgirl, so she's not around very often. Spirited and imaginative, but often lonely, Elsie longs for a best friend. Luckily, she and Nan are very close; Elsie just wishes she was allowed a cat to keep her company sometimes. Then tragedy strikes. Nan and Elsie both fall ill with tuberculosis, and Elsie finds herself whisked away to the children's ward of the hospital. Confined to bed for months on end, Elsie finds it very hard to adapt to the hospital's strict regime. But she invents astonishing ways of entertaining the other children on the ward, and for the first time finds herself surrounded by true friends – including Queenie, the hospital's majestic white cat. Finally, Elsie is well enough to leave hospital. But before she does, she has one very special, very unexpected visitor...
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