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Summary

Another hilarious and moving novel from David Walliams, number one best seller and fastest growing children’s author in the country. 

Read by David Williams!

A story of prejudice and acceptance, funny lists and silly words, this new book has all the hallmarks of David’s previous best sellers.

Our hero Ben is bored beyond belief after he is made to stay at his grandma’s house. She’s the boringest grandma ever: 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.

  1. She was once an international jewel thief.
  2. All her life, she has been plotting to steal the Crown Jewels, and now she needs Ben’s help.... 
©2021 David Walliams (P)2021 HarperCollins Publishers Limited

Critic reviews

"An enjoyable read with an unexpected bittersweet ending." (The Sun)

"Hugely entertaining...a comic, touching and at times sad story.” (Daily Express

"This is possibly David’s funniest book ever.” (Heat

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gangster granny

best story I've ever heard loved it so much I play it every night

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good

the background sounds was a bit distracting and a bit too loud, but overall, good.

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It certainly was a book

For the creator of this book David Walliams is extremely unfunny with random stupid jokes during the middle of the book overall this is not a very good book the story is good but jokes are bad I would recommend the story to nobody who would actually like the original story

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Nice read

Good book, nice short read. Have no clue how there's a second one (you'll understand when you've read this one). Fun, light and entertaining. Pleasant Sunday read - I'll be picking up the next one.

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This book is ok but is very slow to start but overall it’s really good

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Superb !

One of the best books I have read. This book is a perfect mixture of fun, enjoyment, humour and curiosity.

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I loved it

It was amazing!!! And I loved how it was read. definitely one of my favourites.
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The cat/grammar is THE BEST CHARECTOR

My favrotiv bit was wen the police was like I will drive you there
The story is the best
And audio book 📕

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Great

I love gangster granny

Sssoooo much It was great 👍
I highly recommend I lllooovvve it

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Amazing

I love David Williams and I think this is my favourite
The story line is a mixture of emotions from exiting to Daring to sadness it has a great message and you should definitely listen to it

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  • 25-02-22

The best granny

i love this story
i can feel sad when granny die ay way i love it
i will remamber this story

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  • teresa betancourt
  • 04-11-21

WONDERFUL

This is such a well written book. It has a powerful message for all! It is great fun for the young and young at heart. I hope you read it, and enjoy as much as I have.