Fing by David Walliams (Author), Tony Ross (Illustrator)
Hardcover: 272 pages
Age Range: 7 – 9 years
Published: 21st February 2019
The new children’s book from No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams – a deliciously daft Tall Story of a child who had everything, but still wanted more. Illustrated by artistic genius, Tony Ross.
Meet the Meeks!
Myrtle Meek has everything she could possibly want. But everything isn’t enough. She wants more, more, MORE! When Myrtle declares she wants a FING, there’s only one problem… What is a FING?
Mr and Mrs Meek will do anything to keep their darling daughter happy, even visit the spooky library vaults to delve into the dusty pages of the mysterious Monsterpedia. Their desperate quest leads to the depths of the jungliest jungle where the rarest creatures can be found. But will they ever find a FING?
An explosively funny, totally surreal Tall Story about two perfectly nice parents and their unbelievably monstrous daughter from the phenomenal bestselling author David Walliams.
PRAISE FOR DAVID WALLIAMS:
“I absolutely love David Walliams’s books. In a few more years they will become classics.” – Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole
“Dahl finally has a worthy successor” – Telegraph
“Another triumph for David Walliams. His books are a breath of wonderful fresh air” – The Sun
About the Author
David Walliams continues to take the literary world by storm. He closed 2018 as the UK’s biggest selling author for the second year running and his eleventh novel, THE ICE MONSTER, was an immediate number one. David’s books have now exceeded 130 non-consecutive weeks at children’s number one, and have been translated into 53 languages, selling more than 29 million copies worldwide. David has worked with Tony Ross on six picture books as well as three bestselling short-story collections, THE WORLD’S WORST CHILDREN.