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Tony Ross

  • 5 stars across 570 books
    Tony Ross is a British illustrator and author, born in London on 29th September 1938. He is perhaps best known for the Little Princess books which he both writes and illustrates but he also illustrated the Horrid Henry books by Francesca Simon and more recently, he has illustrated David Walliams books such as The Midnight Gang

    He trained at the Liverpool School of Art and has worked as a cartoonist, graphic designer, and art director of an advertising agency. His very first picture book was published by Andersen Press in 1976, and since then he has gone on to illustrate more than 1000 books. A TV adaptation of his much-loved Little Princess series is currently showing on Channel 5’s Milkshake. 

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    22nd February 2013

    Gangsta Granny

    Another hilarious and moving novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in... More

    (217 reviews)
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    24th October 2016

    The Midnight Gang

    Welcome to the Midnight Gang! Midnight is the time when all children are fast asleep, except of course for... the Midn... More

    (182 reviews)
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    26th September 2013

    Demon Dentist

    The new jaw-achingly funny novel from David Walliams, the number one bestselling author! Make your appointment if you ... More

    (159 reviews)
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    22nd September 2014

    Awful Auntie

    From number one bestselling author David Walliams comes another heartfelt but hilarious hoot of an adventure ... More

    (148 reviews)
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    19th May 2016

    The World's Worst Children

    From the world's favourite author, David Walliams - ten cautionary tales and a delightfully dreadful cast of character... More

    (135 reviews)
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    2nd November 2017

    Bad Dad

    Read David Walliams' latest bestselling children's book, Bad Dad , a fast and furious adventure for ... More

    (122 reviews)
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    9th June 2011

    Billionaire Boy

    A hilarious, touching and extraordinary new fable from David Walliams, number one bestseller and one of the fastest gr... More

    (121 reviews)
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    21st February 2019

    Fing

    The jaw-achingly funny children's book from No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams - a deliciously daft Tall Story of... More

    (116 reviews)
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    6th November 2018

    The Ice Monster

    From No. 1 bestselling children's author, David Walliams comes his biggest and most epic adventure yet! Illustrated by... More

    (92 reviews)
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    24th September 2015

    Grandpa's Great Escape

    The hotly-anticipated next novel from NUMBER ONE bestselling author, David Walliams Jack's Grandpa... ... More

    (84 reviews)
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