The First Hippo on the Moon (HB)

Author(s): David Walliams; Tony Ross (Illustrator)

Middle Fiction

From Number One bestselling picture book duo, David Walliams and Tony Ross, comes this explosively funny space adventure for children of 3 and up. Two big hippos.One ENORMOUS dream.Who can make it to the moon first?3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . .BLAST OFF! Introducing a wonderfully charming and funny new picture book from two superstars!


Product Information

Since 2008 David Walliams has taken the children's literary world by storm. His most recent book, AWFUL AUNTIE, immediately went to no. 1 in the UK bestseller chart while his previous book, DEMON DENTIST, sold over half a million copies in less than a year, and the paperbacks of his other titles continue to dominate the UK charts. Today, David is the fastest-growing children's author in the UK. His books have been translated into 40+ languages and sold over 4 million copies in the UK alone. David's books have achieved unprecedented critical acclaim - and both RATBURGER and DEMON DENTIST won the National Book Awards Children's Book of the Year. Tony Ross was born in London in 1938. His first book was published in 1972, and since then Tony has written over 100 books and illustrated over 2000, including the bestselling Horrid Henry series. Two of his creations, Towser and The Little Princess, have been turned into TV series. Tony lives in Wales.

General Fields

  • : 9780007494002
  • : HarperCollins Publishers
  • : HarperCollins
  • : September 2014
  • : 276mm X 276mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : November 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : chiefly illustrations (colour)
  • : 32
  • : Hardback
  • : David Walliams; Tony Ross (Illustrator)