Gangsta Granny has been shortlisted in the younger readers category of the Red House Children’s Book Award and we were all quite excited about that in the Library Mice household!
As you may know, The Red House Children’s Book Award is the only national children’s book award voted entirely by children. It is owned and co-ordinated by the Federation of Children’s Book Groups and sponsored by Red House.
If you want to know more about reading and voting for the award, please do not hesitate to contact me!
Gangsta Granny was first published in October 2011 and was David Walliams’ fourth children’s book, after The Boy in the Dress, Mr Stink and Billionaire Boy.
In Gangsta Granny, we meet Ben, who has to spend every Friday night at his granny’s and is bored beyond belief there, as week after week, he is made to eat Cabbage soup and play Scrabble. But after his grandma overhears him complaining about her and is desperate to make amends, Ben finds out two things he never knew about her:
You can also watch David Walliams read an extract from
Gangsta Granny here.
I still can’t quite believe how amazing this giveaway is!
To celebrate Gangsta Granny‘s shortlisting. HarperCollins Children’s Books are offering a mega David Walliams feast to ONE lucky winner!
The prize includes:
* a box set of paperbacks (which includes David’s first four books)
* a Ratburger goodie bag (which includes a t-shirt, bookmark, stickers and sweets, you can see a picture of it here)
* a set of audiobooks (on CD), read by David Williams himself.
The giveaway is open to UK residents only and will close at midnight on Tuesday 13th November, which will also mark the end of our fabulous RHCBA blog tour.
To enter, please leave a comment below.
For an extra chance to win you can:
* Tweet about this giveaway, using this text:
Win a fantastic selection of David Walliams goodies as part of #RHCBA13 blog tour over on @librarymice’s blog: [add link]
*Share this giveaway on your Facebook page, blog, G+, Pinterest etc.
The winner will be chosen using random.org
Oh yes please! yes please!!
Not sure if I’m eligible, but if I am, I’ll give at least half of the goodness to M’s primary school…
My nephew adores David Walliams’ books so I would be a very popular Aunt if I won this prize for him.
I have tweeted @RedRoseMummy
What a fantastic prize, certainly going to have a go and tweeting about it too 🙂
Have shared on Facebook , so fingers crossed! 🙂
Have tweeted too! such a great giveaway 🙂
My daughter would love this prize, Great Blog 🙂
Wow this is a fab prize, please include me in your prize draw. xx
Tweeting @stralisemiai xx
What a fantastic prize – am keeping everything crossed!
Have tweeted about it too 🙂
What a fantastic prize
Have shared on Facebook
hi i would like to enter, looks like a great prize 🙂
I’ve tweeted from @ummziyad
Have been wondering about reading his books for a while your review has made me think I should start straight away
What a wonderful give-away. David Walliams’ books are ever so popular at school so if I was lucky enough to win I would add them to the library. The goodie bag would make a marvellous prize for a school competition too. Have tweeted details.
How fantastic,what a giveaway,I expect these books are brilliantly written and read by David Walliams 🙂
I have tweeted @mellysocks
I have shared on facebook and google +1
Have tweeted too
great giveaway, please include me
I’m addicted to childrens books – please help!!!
my daughter would love these for christmas!
tweeted and shared on facebook, twitter @ckelly2304
tweeted https://twitter.com/esthermate/status/265576691219460098 @esthermate
posted on facebook http://www.facebook.com/esther.james1/posts/546641148682943
Fantastic giveaway I would love to win.
I tweeted as @olivia280177
i shared on google + olivia kirby
Great prize! Would love to win!
Have tweeted as @MummyBee81
My boys (the 2 little ones and the big one ;O) and ME would love it !! We are big fans !
What an awesome give-away! I’d love to share these with our school’s book group!
I have shared on Twitter
And I have shared on Facebook. Wheeee! Great Blog!
Looks like loads of fun. I’ve tweeted and will surely give some of these goodies away if I win … though not all!
Definitely count me in. I love David Walliams 🙂
I have tweeted as @caro_mad x
Truely fantastic prize – my children would be so delighted!
I have liked and shared on facebook (Wendy Collard)
I have tweeted too @WendyCollard
I have shared on google+ as well. Many Thanks
Shared on FB
Shared on G+
FAB GIVEAWAY 🙂
shared on fb
Google +1′ Robyn Clarke
I would share this prize with Laura and Patrick’s school! David Walliams is a firm favourite in our house. Will retweet and FB now!