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The boy in the dress / David Walliams ; illustrated by Quentin Blake.

By: Walliams, David, 1971- [author.].
Contributor(s): Blake, Quentin, 1932- [author,, illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : HarperCollins Children's, 2008Description: 231 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780007279036 ; 0007279035; 9780007279043.Subject(s): Transvestism -- Children's fiction | Fashion -- Children's fiction | Families -- Children's fiction | Schools -- Children's fiction | Boys -- Children's fiction | Dreams -- Children's fiction | England -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Soccer stories.DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Soccer star Dennis hides the truth about his enthusiasm for fashion until his friend Lisa encourages him to dress in drag at school and embrace the persona of "Denise," a gag that has unexpected consequences.Summary: Dennis was different. Why was he different, you ask? Well, a small clue might be in the title of this book!
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Item type Current location Collection Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Junior Fiction Eltham LibraryPlus
Children's
Children's Fiction WALL (Browse shelf) 1 Available I2074808
Teen Fiction Pātea LibraryPlus
Teen
Teen Fiction WALL (Browse shelf) 1 Available I2082837
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

<p>The sparkling debut children's novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country.</p> <p>Dennis was different.</p> <p>Why was he different, you ask?</p> <p>Well, a small clue might be in the title of this book...</p> <p>Charming, surprising and hilarious - The Boy in the Dress is everything you would expect from the co-creator of Little Britain. David Walliams's beautiful first novel will touch the hearts (and funny bones) of children and adults alike.</p>

Originally published: 2008.

Soccer star Dennis hides the truth about his enthusiasm for fashion until his friend Lisa encourages him to dress in drag at school and embrace the persona of "Denise," a gag that has unexpected consequences.

Dennis was different. Why was he different, you ask? Well, a small clue might be in the title of this book!

Ages 9+

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