Demon Dentist

Demon Dentist

David Walliams

ISBN
9780007453566
Pub date
26/09/2013
Imprint
HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks
Binding
Hardback
Format
Demy 135x216mm
Extent
448 pages
Price
£12.99

Book Overview


Darkness had come to the town. Strange things were happening in the dead of night. Children would put a tooth under their pillow for the tooth fairy, but in the morning they would wake up to find… a dead slug; a live spider; hundreds of earwigs creeping and crawling beneath their pillow.
Evil was at work. But who or what was behind it…?

Read this book and find out!

About the author


David Walliams – comedian, actor and author – continues to take the children’s literary world by storm. His tenth novel, BAD DAD, was an immediate number one, following the triumph of THE MIDNIGHT GANG, the biggest-selling children’s book of 2016. WORLD’S WORST CHILDREN 2, which published in early 2017, spent four weeks at industry number one and eight weeks at the top of the children’s chart. They have achieved unprecedented critical acclaim – and RATBURGER, DEMON DENTIST and AWFUL AUNTIE have all won the National Book Awards Children’s Book of the Year.

David’s books have now exceeded 100 non-consecutive weeks in the children’s number-one spot, and have been translated into 53 languages, selling more than 24 million copies worldwide.

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 six bestselling picture books together, as well as eight of David’s phenomenally successful children’s novels – BILLIONAIRE BOY, GANGSTA GRANNY, RATBURGER, DEMON DENTIST, AWFUL AUNTIE, GRANDPA'S GREAT ESCAPE, THE MIDNIGHT GANG and BAD DAD. 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.

Reviews


PRAISE FOR DAVID WALLIAMS:
“Unlike other celebrity authors, Walliams can write; his energetic fairytale will be relished” – The Times

“The joy of David’s books are that he completely understands how children think and feel and is never ever patronising” – The Sun

“David Walliams has become a formidable force in the world of children’s literature” – The Sun

“Further proof that Walliams has become a master storyteller” “Walliams manages to infuse his novels with genuine wit and sly commentary” – Heat Magazine

“Comedian David Walliams has taken the publishing world by storm” – The Metro