David Walliams 1 Who Is He, Short Biography And Life.
David Walliams has been making people laugh on the stage and on the TV for many, many years. When people first heard that funny man David Walliams was turning his hand to writing and that he would be writing for children. Many people were very surprised as his
kind of comedy was certainly not always child friendly. But in 2008 he actually did turn his hand to writing and as of right now he is one of the most popular children’s authors to come out of the UK in quite some time. Since 2008 he has released many different novels different children’s books all of which have been very popular.
So far the works of David Walliams have sold 8 million copies all around the world. He has managed to create characters and worlds that this generation of children can really get into. Many people have compared him to a modern Roald Dahl. Which is a very fitting compliment as Roald Dahl is a big time hero of David Walliams. Anyone who has looked at one of his books such as The World’s Worst Children, Gangsta Granny or The Midnight Gang. Will be able to see the Roald Dahl influences right away.
David Walliams is the kind of writer that children can identify with and that is why his books are so popular. They are as you would expect, very funny. But while he is able to write a lot of laughs. David Walliams is also to create characters that kids cannot just relate to, but also care about. He is such a skilled writer that you will find any child you buy a David Walliams book for will be desperate to keep on reading.
Encouraging a child to read is one of the best things you can do. It can be hard to know what is a good book that they will like. But it is more than fair to say that any book from David Walliams is sure to be something that they enjoy to read. Just do not be surprised if there is a lot of smiles and a lot of laughter while they read!