Gangsta granny / David Walliams ; illustrated by Tony Ross.
Publication year: 2012
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books
ISBN: 0007371462 9780007371464 (pbk.) :
Originally published: 2011.
Ben is bored beyond belief after he is made to stay at his grandma's house. All she wants to do is to play Scrabble, and eat cabbage soup. But there are two things Ben doesn't know about his grandma: she was once an international jewel thief and she has been plotting to steal the crown jewels. Now she needs Ben's help.
296 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
This book is incredible it is so funny! I think Granny is the funniest character with all of her cabbage recipes! There is one cliff-hanger after another and unexpected events throughout; you can't get enough. It is the best adventure book ever! Ben dreads staying with his Granny every Friday night. Then accidentally he finds out his Granny has a dark secret. A dark secret that he is now part of... the biggest, most daring crime ever to steal the crown jewels! You can find out all about David Walliam’s other books and get up to loads of fun stuff on this website http://www.worldofwalliams.com/ !
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