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The World's Worst Teachers

The World's Worst Teachers (Paperback, ANZ Only)

By Walliams, David
Illustrated by Ross, Tony

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Millions of young readers have loved the World's Worst Children tales - now they will revel in this delightfully dreadful collection of the most gruesome grown-ups ever: The World's Worst Teachers. From the phenomenally bestselling David Walliams and illustrated in glorious colou... read full description below.

ISBN 9780008363994
Barcode 9780008363994
Published 27 June 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Paperback, ANZ Only
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ISBN-13 9780008363994
ISBN-10 0008363994
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollins
Publication Date 27 June 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, ANZ Only
Edition ANZ Only
Author(s) By Walliams, David
Illustrated by Ross, Tony
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Short Stories
Number of Pages 312
Dimensions Width: 153mm
Height: 200mm
Spine: 18mm
Weight 620g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
Library of Congress Children's stories, English
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 991470

Description of this Book

Millions of young readers have loved the World's Worst Children tales - now they will revel in this delightfully dreadful collection of the most gruesome grown-ups ever: The World's Worst Teachers. From the phenomenally bestselling David Walliams and illustrated in glorious colour by the artistic genius, Tony Ross. Think your teachers are bad? Wait till you meet this lot. These ten tales of the world's most splendidly sinister teachers will have you running for the school gates. Dr Dread teaches science and is half man, half monster... Watch out for the ghastly Miss Seethe. She is ALWAYS furious - and she's on a detention rampage. And as for Pent, he's a teacher with a real difference. He is bone-shakingly terrified of... children! Millions of children have loved the World's Worst Children - now they will revel in this delightfully dreadful collection of the most gruesome grown-ups ever, The World's Worst Teachers. Brought to you by number one bestselling author, David Walliams, with every story illustrated in glorious colour by artistic genius, Tony Ross.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 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. - The Independent
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

David Walliams has revolutionised reading for children and 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 32 million copies, and his books translated into 53 languages. 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, and nine of David's phenomenally successful children's novels. David and Tony also collaborated on the 2017 World Book Day title, BLOB, and on the blockbuster collections, The World's Worst Children 1, 2 and 3.

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