Grandpa's Great Escape by David WalliamsGrandpa's Great Escape by David Walliams

Grandpa's Great Escape

byDavid Walliams

Paperback | February 28, 2017

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The eighth novel from NUMBER ONE bestselling author, David Walliams - now available in paperback!Jack's Grandpa.*wears his slippers to the supermarket*serves up Spam à la Custard for dinner*and often doesn't remember Jack's nameBut 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.
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 num...
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Title:Grandpa's Great EscapeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pagesPublished:February 28, 2017Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0008183422

ISBN - 13:9780008183424

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing Wow, wasn't expecting to read something by a notable comedian. The book touches on an emotional topic through the lens of a child.
Date published: 2018-05-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great An excellent book, highly entertaining but also convey's the complex nature of dealing with a person with dementia through a child's eyes.
Date published: 2017-05-14

Editorial 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