Gangsta Granny

We’re celebrating ten wonderful Walliams years with a spectacularly special gift edition of GANGSTA GRANNY, one of David Walliams’ best-loved and critically acclaimed books.

GANGSTA GRANNY has gone FULL COLOUR in a brand-new gift book in celebration of David Walliams' 10th anniversary as a bestselling children's author. This hardback gift edition also contains an introduction from David Walliams himself and makes the perfect present for children of any age.

A hilarious and heartfelt story of old age, adventure, stolen jewels and swimming the Thames, and another Number One bestseller. Illustrated by the award-winning Tony Ross.

GANGSTA GRANNY is available now in paperback, hardback, audio download and ebook. The brand-new anniversary gift edition (hardback) is also available for a limited time only.

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Gangsta Granny

Critical Acclaim

  • “Anyone who thinks that all grannies do is wear mauve and play Scrabble will laugh out loud”


  • “It's hilarious and will make you cry. David Walliams hits a high note”

    Patrick, Guardian For Kids Review

  • “Continues the irreverent and humorous tradition that Roald Dahl forged”

    Courier Mail, Australia

  • “Bottom line: best book ever written for kids. LOVED IT”

    Reader, aged 11

Perform ‘Walliams-in-10’ with Shakespeare Schools Foundation

Perform ‘Walliams-in-10’ with Shakespeare Schools Foundation

UK teachers! Sign up for FREE CPD Literacy and Drama workshops focused on David Walliams’ bestselling books.

Celebrating ten wonderful Walliams years!

Celebrating ten wonderful Walliams years!

Celebrate ten wonderful Walliams years with glorious gift editions of Mr Stink and Gangsta Granny in full colour!

Gangsta Granny is hitting the West End in 2017!

Gangsta Granny is hitting the West End in 2017!

David Walliams' Gangsta Granny is touring the UK before its West End premiere at the Garrick Theatre in July 2017.

Gangsta Granny Trailer

WATCH: The Gangsta Granny Trailer as shown on the BBC. Brought to life by Joanna Lumley, Rob Brydon and Miranda Hart

Gangsta Granny, by David Walliams, read by the author (Audiobook extract)

LISTEN: Don't miss this gem – Gangsta Granny hilariously read by David Walliams

David Walliams - Read On. Get On.

WATCH: In support of the Read On. Get On. Campaign, David visits a London School

World of David Walliams Mega Event - March 2014

WATCH: Check out the video highlights of David's Mega Event in March 2014

Gangsta Granny Read On. Get On. Video

WATCH: See David read from Gangsta Granny in support of the Read On…