David Walliams, Adam Stower
Go back to the Space Race with No.1 bestselling author David Walliams for a breathless cinematic adventure full of mystery, action, laughs and surprises – and a secret that could change the course of history…
America. The 1960s.
Stuck on a remote farm with her awful aunt, twelve-year-old orphan Ruth spends every night gazing at the stars, dreaming of adventure.
One night she spots a flying saucer blazing across the sky… before crash-landing in a field. When the spaceship opens and reveals a mysterious alien, all Ruth’s dreams come true.
But does this visitor from another planet have a giant secret?
Spaceboy is a hilarious and action-packed tale for readers in any solar system.
David Walliams was most recently Children’s #1 bestseller with The World’s Worst Pets (TCM chart: 30 April 2022)
PRAISE FOR DAVID WALLIAMS: "Dahl finally has a worthy successor" Telegraph "His books are a breath of wonderful fresh air" Sun "Walliams understands something crucial about children and stories" Metro "A great comic tale... Walliams is a natural wit" Evening Standard "Well written, funny, touching" Observer "A passionate celebration of individuality" Telegraph "Charming, funny" The Times "Has a lovely, Dahlian fluency to it" Time Out
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