Grandpa’s Great Escape

Author: David Walliams
Format: Hardback
Publication Date: 24-09-2015
ISBN: 978-0-00-749401-9
Pages: 464

Regular price RRP £12.99 - In stock Sale

Description

The hotly-anticipated next novel from NUMBER ONE bestselling author, David Walliams

Jack’s Grandpa…

*wears his slippers to the supermarket

*serves up Spam à la Custard for dinner

*and often doesn’t remember Jack’s name

But he can still take to the skies in a speeding Spitfire and save the day…

An exquisite portrait of the bond between a small boy and his beloved Grandpa – this book takes readers on an incredible journey with Spitfires over London and Great Escapes through the city in a high octane adventure full of comedy and heart.

Illustrated by the award-winning Tony Ross.

Reviews
  • PRAISE FOR DAVID WALLIAMS:“A pleasure to read. A beguilingly funny, original and thought-provoking tale… hilarious” – Amanda Craig, The Times
  • “I absolutely love David Walliams's books. In a few more years they will become classics” – Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole, Guardian
  • “The new Roald Dahl” – Evening Standard
  • "A triumphant mix of wit and warmth" – Telegraph Books of the Year
  • “Ridiculously over-the-top and utterly delightful “ – Spectator
  • "Another triumph for David Walliams. His books are a breath of wonderful fresh air" – Sun
  • ”David Walliams”children’s books are now guaranteed bestsellers… watch this fly off the shelves” – Daily Mail
  • “Delightfully funny” – Metro