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Find a fantastic range of Funny Children's Books at The Works. With joke books and humourous stories, there's sure to be a chuckle or two. Use the filters below to find a hilarious book that your little one will love.

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Laugh out loud with this heart-warming story about an adorable panda born with orange fur! Marmalade is the latest picture book from number-one bestselling children’s author David Walliams! One morning, deep in the forest, a beautiful baby panda was born. The panda was different to all the others, as he had bright orange fur. “I will call you Marmalade,” his mummy whispered. . . Meet Marmalade, the little panda who sets off to explore the forest one day and find where he belongs. Along the way, he meets all sorts of animals . . . until he sees he has come full circle and is back home with his mum, which is where he always did belong, of course! Illustrated by Adam Stower, this phenomenal children's book is a celebration of family love, being yourself and finding your place in the world. Marmalade is the perfect story to share with the whole family. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008305758 • Author: David Walliams, Adam Stower • Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books • Format: Hardback • Pages: 32 • Dimensions: 27.6 x 27.6 x 0.5 cm

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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 Mr Phobe, he’s a teacher with a real difference. He is bone-shakingly terrified of… children! Brought to you by number one bestselling author, David Walliams, with every story illustrated in glorious colour by artistic genius, Tony Ross. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008305789 • Author: David Walliams • Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks • Format: Hardback • Pages: 312 • Dimensions: 20.6 x 15.9 x 2.6 cm

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The new children’s book from No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams – a timeless adventure illustrated by artistic genius, Tony Ross. On a volcanic island, in the middle of shark-infested waters, stands The Cruel School. The lessons are appalling, the school dinners are revolting and the teachers are terrifying – especially the mysterious Science teacher Doctor Doktur. When Larker is sent to the school, she quickly realises something very odd is going on… something involving Doctor Doktur, a pair of strange spectacles, and a ‘Monsterfication Machine’. And ultimately she finds herself face to face with a real life Megamonster. There seems to be no escape – but for Larker, nothing is impossible… Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008487591 • Author: David Walliams, Tony Ross • Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks • Format: Hardback • Pages: 384 • Dimensions: 22.2 x 14.1 x 3.3 cm

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back to your bookshelf, 10 more horrendously hilarious stories about the absolute worst children ever! From ten-year old Hank and his endless pranks on his poor, long-suffering family, to Tandy and her titanic tantrums – this brand new collection is the perfect companion to World’s Worst Children books 1 and 2 and an ideal gift for the worst children in your life! This compendium of catastrophically horrid boys and girls is brought to you by the phenomenal number-one bestseller David Walliams, and every story is illustrated in glorious and gruesome colour by the artistic genius Tony Ross. Product information: • ISBN: 9780008304591 • Author: David Walliams • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers • Format: Hardback • Pages: 288 • Dimensions: 20.6 x 15.9 x 2.3 cm

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The new children’s book from No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams – an extraordinarily brilliant and rollicking mystery adventure and the sequel to the much-loved and bestselling Gangsta Granny. Ben is getting used to life without his beloved granny. She was a cabbage enthusiast, a Scrabble partner… and an international jewel thief known as The Black Cat. Now, only the memory of their extraordinary adventure to steal the Crown Jewels lives on. Then something inexplicable happens. World-famous treasures are stolen in the dead of night and the clues point to none other than The Black Cat? But that’s impossible…? Expect the unexpected in this wonderfully entertaining and laugh-out-loud adventure, which will have readers on the edge of their seats as they join Ben on his quest to unravel the mystery of the return of The Black Cat.. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008262204 • Author: David Walliams, Tony Ross • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers • Format: Hardback • Pages: 368 • Dimensions: 22.2 x 14.1 x 3.6 cm

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Are you ready to meet the worst parents ever? Sure, some parents are embarrassing – but they’re NOTHING on this lot. These ten tales of the world’s most spectacularly silly mums and deliriously daft dads will leave you rocking with laughter. Pinch your nose for Peter Pong, the man with the stinkiest feet in the world… jump out of the way of Harriet Hurry, the fastest mum on two wheels… watch out for Monty Monopolize, the dad who takes all his kids’ toys… and oh no, it’s Supermum! Brandishing a toilet brush, a mop and a very bad homemade outfit… Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008305796 • Author: David Walliams • Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks • Format: Hardback • Pages: 312 • Dimensions: 20.6 x 15.9 x 2.4 cm

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Fly into a fiery and fantastical future with No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams, in an epic adventure of myth and legend, good and evil, and one small boy who must save the world… It is 2120 and London is in ruins. The young Prince Alfred has never known a life outside Buckingham Palace – but when strange goings-on breach its walls and stalk the corridors in the dead of night, he is thrust into a world of mystery, adventure and monsters. And when his mother, the Queen, is dragged away to the Tower of London, Alfred must screw up his courage and battle to save her, himself… and the entire city. In a future of myths and legends, join the bestselling David Walliams and venture forth into his most enthralling tale yet! Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008438708 • Author: David Walliams, Tony Ross • Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks • Format: Paperback • Pages: 464 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 3.5 cm

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Laugh-out-loud with this hilarious Diary of a Wimpy Kid 8 Book Set! Read along with exclusive access to Greg's diary where he makes note of the dramas of his life. Included in this title: •    Diary of a Wimpy Kid •    Dairy of a Wimpy Kid Rodrick Rules •    Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Last Straw •    Diary of a Wimpy Kid Dog Days •    Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Ugly Truth •    Diary of a Wimpy Kid Cabin Fever •    Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Third Wheel •    Diary of a Wimpy Kid Hard Luck Young readers will love these fully illustrated books from the international bestselling author Jeff Kinney. Product Information: •    ISBN: 9780241542866  •    Author: Jeff Kinney •    Publisher: Penguin •    Format: Book Collection

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Everyone has to brush their teeth, wash their hair and go to bed sometime – even dinosaurs! From the author of Soon comes a raucous bedtime read-aloud – brimming with dinosaurs! Mum is trying to get her rather lively dino-obsessed child ready for bed, but this little boy won’t go easy... he’s got a dinosaur-themed comeback (and a ROARY action) for everything! Dinosaurs don't have to eat all their dinner, wash their hair or brush their teeth... so why should he? And as bedtime beckons, the little boy gets more and more lost in his imaginative world… Will mum ever get him to close his eyes? With exuberant, hilarious dinosaur art from shining illustration talent, Nikki Dyson, this is the perfect story for children with wild imaginations (who refuse to go to sleep!). Product Information: ISBN: 9781406372199 Author: Timothy Knapman Publisher: Walker Books Format: Paperback Dimensions: 27 x 25cm

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Discover seven hilarious and fantastical novels from bestselling, critically acclaimed author, David Walliams, in one brilliantly big box set! Titles in this collection: • The Boy in the Dress • Grandpa’s Great Escape • Awful Auntie • Demon Dentist • Ratburger • Billionaire Boy • Mr Stink From Billionaire Boy to Mr Stink, each of these glorious and gruesome tales has been illustrated by artists, Quentin Blake and Tony Ross - sure to captivate the imagination of young children everywhere. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008547479 • Author: David Walliams • Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers • Format: Box Set

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Be warned! Awful animals lurk inside… Get ready to meet a ludicrously laugh-out-loud collection of pets, brought to you by the phenomenal Number One bestselling author David Walliams, with every story illustrated in vibrant colour by Adam Stower. These ten tales of the world’s craziest creatures will have you shaking with laughter. You’ll never look at pets in the same way again! Marvel at Houdini, the magician’s rabbit. Take a trip around the world with Zoom, the supersonic tortoise. Gasp at the chaos created by Griselda, a grizzly bear with a big secret. And RUN FOR YOUR LIVES! It’s Furp, the monstrous goldfish! Good pets, bad pets, supervillain pets, pets as big as a house and pets that could eat you in one gulp – these are the most hilarious and horrendous animals around. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008305802 • Author: David Walliams, Adam Stower • Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks • Format: Hardback • Pages: 312 • Dimensions: 20.6 x 15.9 x 2.6 cm

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Jamie has lots of friends – lots of friends with different kinds of families. Kate’s got two dads, Hannah has a foster mum. And Jade’s got her very own butler! This funny, heart-warming picture book celebrates different kinds of families and the special bonds between them. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781788817318 • Author: Stephanie Stansbie • Publisher: Little Tiger Press • Format: Paperback • Pages: 32 • Dimensions: 26 x 23 x 0.6cm

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Danger is her middle name! Join Ollie, Grandma and Rose the dog for three brilliantly bonkers adventures in this three-book collection. Warning: do not give this book to your own grandma. She might get ideas... Included in this title: • Grandma Dangerous and the Dog of Destiny • Grandma Dangerous and the Egg of Glory • Grandma Dangerous and the Toe of Treachery Product Information: • ISBN: 9781408368541 • Author: Kita Mitchell, Nathan Reed • Publisher: Hachette Children's Books • Format: Book Collection – Paperback • Age: 7+ • Dimensions: 19.8 x 5.9 x 5.9 approx.

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On no! Crocodile is very hungry. As he sneaks and creeps and prowls along, how will the animals ever stop him gobbling them up? Product Information: • ISBN: 9781848695054 • Author: Kathryn White • Publisher: Little Tiger Press • Format: Paperback • Pages: 32

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5 . . . 4 . . . 3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . . Lift Off! My brother's famous bottom is going into space! Well, a video of it, anyway. And the best news is that the whole family gets to go to America to see the launch! We're going to climb the Empire State Building, ride in a helicopter, and eat gherkins for breakfast. Who knows, maybe we'll even get to meet the President . . . Product Information: • ISBN: 9780241539002 • Author: Jeremy Strong • Publisher: Puffin • Format: Paperback • Pages: 160 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 0.9 cm5 . . . 4 . . . 3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . . Lift Off! My brother's famous bottom is going into space! Well, a video of it, anyway. And the best news is that the whole family gets to go to America to see the launch! We're going to climb the Empire State Building, ride in a helicopter, and eat gherkins for breakfast. Who knows, maybe we'll even get to meet the President . . . Product Information: • ISBN: 9780241539002 • Author: Jeremy Strong • Publisher: Puffin • Format: Paperback • Pages: 160 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 0.9 cm

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Rory the rockhopper penguin loves showing off, but with few visitors to the zoo, life has become a little dull. If things don’t improve the zoo might have to close. So when the keepers install PENGUINCAM Rory grabs his chance with both flippers, organising a dazzling penguin talent show to pull in the crowds… Product Information: • ISBN: 9780007448081 • Author: Jeanne Willis • Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books • Format: Paperback • Pages: 192 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.2 cm

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Stick Dog is back in his second hilarious and hugely illustrated adventure. This time he and his friends, Mutt, Stripes, Karen and Poo-Poo are determined to snaffle themselves a delicious snack from the hot dog stand. But they are going to need a plan… especially if they are to outwit their nemesis – a raccoon called Phyllis… With laugh-out-loud artwork, and an adorable four-legged hero, Stick Dog’s quest for a delicious dinner is destined to be Top Dog. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780007511495 • Author: Tom Watson • Publisher: Harpercollins • Format: Paperback • Pages: 224 • Dimensions: 19.48 x 13 x 1.45 cm

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Every kid wants to laugh, but Max is the boy who can make it happen. As he and his classmates head off on a camping trip, the new boy, Tyson, decides to play some jokes of his own. Max is the funny kid … and now there's a prank war to be won! Monsters in the lake, smuggling ducks, dig-your-own toilets, capsizing canoes, absolutely not falling in love and beans that give you the runs are just some of the things in store for Max and his friends in this brand-new adventure. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008220242 • Author: Stanton • Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books • Format: Paperback • Pages: 256 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.63 cm • The third book in the Funny Kid series

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Rob worries about everything - being bitten by snakes to dinosaurs waiting round the corner.  So when the Vorks move in across the road, he is convinced that they're aliens and that he must save the world!  Product Information: • ISBN: 9780141327860 • Author: Jeremy Strong • Publisher: Puffin • Format: Paperback • Pages: 128 • Dimensions: 19.3 x 12.7 x 1.02 cm

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Are you ready to travel back in time to the year of 1940 with the No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams in this whizz-bang epic phenomena of action, laughter and mysterious secret plots! Discover the super special friendship between a little boy and a huge gorilla that just might save the day! During a crazy war between Britain and Nazi Germany, eleven-year-old Eric decides he will spend his days at the place he loves most... London Zoo. But there is one animal in particular that Eric adores most - Gertude the Gorilla! With bombs falling down over London, Eric must rescue Gertrude before it's too late. With the help of his Uncle Sid and a friendly keeper at the zoo, the three go on the run to save their amazing Gorilla friend! Until... oh no! The gang uncover a top-secret Nazi plot... Join David Walliams on this action-packed, laugh-out-loud adventure for all of the family - a must-read for all Walliams fans! Product Information: ISBN: 9780008305833 Author: David Walliams Publisher: Harper Collins Format: Hardback Pages: 480 Dimensions: 21.6 x 13.5 x 4.1cm

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