The brilliant follow-up to the bestselling The World’s Worst Children! Ten more stories about hilariously horrible kids!
Do you dare to meet the worst children in the world? Be warned! Inside are five ghastly girls and five badder-than-bad boys!
Like Humbert the hungry baby, who literally eats his parents out of house and home. And Gruesome Griselda who likes to play tricks on everyone with her vast collection of creepy-crawlies.
From number one bestselling author David Walliams come ten more wonderfully wicked tales, illustrated throughout by artistic genius Tony Ross.
David Walliams has revolutionised reading for children and has become one of the most influential children’s writers today. Since the publication of his ground-breaking first novel, The Boy in the Dress (2008), Walliams has seen unprecedented growth with global sales exceeding 45 million copies, and his books translated into 55 languages. Collectively across his titles, David has celebrated 70 weeks (non-consecutive) at number one in the overall book charts and more than 200 weeks (non-consecutive) at number one in the Children’s charts – an achievement no other children’s writer has reached.Born in London, Tony Ross went to art school in Liverpool. His cartoons have appeared in famous publications the world over. Tony has written over 100 books and illustrated over 2000! David and Tony have worked on seven bestselling picture books together, the World’s Worst series of story collections and 16 phenomenally successful novels.
Praise for The World’s Worst Children: -
”'This really is Walliams at his most indulgently gross and silly - the perfect combination for thousands of his loyal fans… stunningly illustrated by Ross who captures the energy and chaos of the stories” - Daily Mail
”'Laugh-out-loud funny and…downright disgusting” - Daily Express
”'Often described as the modern-day Roald Dahl, Walliams is a big author with big ideas and plenty of illustrations, all combining to make for real page-turners, even for kids who would normally look at you as if you’re mad to suggest reading for pleasure” - Independent
”Praise for David Walliams” - books:
”'The new Roald Dahl” - Evening Standard
'A triumphant mix of wit and warmth' Telegraph -
”'Ridiculously over-the-top and utterly delightful” - Spectator
'His books are a breath of wonderful fresh air' Sun -
”'Delightfully funny” - Metro