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Grades 4 - 8Grade 5n/a4.930285
A hilarious and moving story of old age, adventure, stolen jewels and swimming the Thames, from from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country. "I absolutely love David Walliams's books. In a few more years they will become classics." - Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole 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...
Paperback, 304 pages
Published on February 28, 2013 by HarperCollins Children's Books
ISBN-10: 0007371462
ISBN-13: 9780007371464
29 Book Reviews
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  • 🎉Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 5:30 am
    That book was so good
    • 🎉Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 5:28 am
      Looks nice! I might go and read it!
      • Cal boy 1Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 3:43 am
        It's ok in a way but it didn't really work for me. I'd like to read it again but to me it's a 3star book. For now I'm going to stick with Harry potter.
        • theguyattheshop
          theguyattheshopFriday, February 8, 2019 at 2:47 am55 stars
          My 5 star book
          • Book lover Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 9:56 am
            A really really good book 5 stars it's in my top five books
            • Harrypotter1 Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 9:32 am
              Loved this book David walliams is sòoooooo funny
              • NicoleMonday, February 4, 2019 at 7:19 pm
                Great book
                • bookstory13
                  bookstory13Monday, February 4, 2019 at 7:12 pm55 stars
                  *Haven't read it - YET! But it looks good!*
                  • Gangsta GrannyMonday, February 4, 2019 at 11:54 am
                    read Gangsta Granny
                    • popsiclepanda
                      popsiclepandaMonday, February 4, 2019 at 6:09 am55 stars
                      This is an amazing book and I read it in German
                      • bookstory13
                        bookstory13Monday, February 4, 2019 at 7:12 pm55 stars
                        WOW! You read it in GERMAN!?!??!