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Publisher's Summary

Dennis was different.

Why was he different, you ask?

Well, a small clue might be in the title of this book...

Charming, surprising and hilarious - David Walliams's beautiful first novel will touch the hearts (and funny bones) of children and adults alike.

Now David teams up with Matt Lucas to produce an audiobook with a difference. Read by two of the brightest stars in sketch comedy, this lavish production brings the hilarious voices behind Little Britain to your nearest earphones. And it tells a fantastic story too...

©2008 HarperCollins Publishers (P)2008 HarperCollins Publishers

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❤️❤️❤️

Loved it! So much detail and such clever use of words! David Walliams os an utter GENIUS!!! ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

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Awesomeness

It is a Really good audible because you can be who ever you want to be!👗

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The boy in a dress☺️

I like the storyline because it has a lot of twists in it.
But I disliked the story because the main character (Denis) has the worst luck ever like: his mum split up with his dad, he got expelled and his dad has never seen one of Denise's football (soccer) matches.
I disliked the performance because that Denis and his brother have different ways on how they speak, but I really like the acted.
I recommend this story to people who like football (soccer) and people who don't like the way other people think about peoples gender.

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Awesome!!!!!

THIS WAS THE BEST THING I HAVE LISTENED TO
NO HUGGING😿 SO FUNNY

FINLEY AGED 9

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A funny but touching story

A beautiful tale of a boy confused. I loved every minute. Intelligent and witty story.

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  • anita
  • 19-10-2012

Very pleasantly surprised

What made the experience of listening to The Boy in the Dress the most enjoyable?

I have to say David Walliams is a great narrator and made this story very enjoyable.

Have you listened to any of David Walliams and Matt Lucas ’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

No

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

Yes it kept you listening.

Any additional comments?

This was a good book and I have just purchased David Walliams other books I am sure they will be equally as good.

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  • A. Chinn
  • 28-05-2018

Boringly fatphobic

I'm just sick of books that set up fat people as the villains or persistently associate fatness with negative personal traits or immorality, ranging from sloppy dressing through laziness, to downright malevolence. We turned this book off pretty quickly once we realised Walliams was going to be making endless mileage out of the lead character's fat father. It's a boring and unimaginative way to get your laughs, and also unkind. Not into it. Next!

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  • Raquel Romero
  • 07-04-2018

10/10

A lovely story that will put a smile on your face. It makes your heart warm.

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  • Steve Wright
  • 06-09-2015

Best book ever for the family

Best book for the family to listen to. I would rate it 10\10 for the best family book ever

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  • Anonymous User
  • 23-07-2018

Boy in the dress 👗

I think this book was amzing! The speed is great the tone is brilliant and the voices are funny! I think this book is really inspiring to girls and boys (mainly boys) since it shows that anyone can be anything and even if what I are doing is girly ish or boy ish u can do it! And remember to never let anyone judge you on what I choose tomdo !👗- 👦,🎾-👩

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 03-06-2018

Good

I would really recommend this to all it is amazing 😉 the way he speaks is realy good

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  • Rosie
  • 18-04-2018

The Heee

This book is very good 👍 i love it so full of laughter there is soon much going on the give away at school was quite rough but brilliant i do recommend this book from cleo Age 9 birthday 🎂 14 Feb ps:rats are cute i got a pet one called popo so don't read rat 🍔 🐭🐁🐀💓💜💛💚💕💟💙❤😍😘💋💖💗💕💘💝💞💟💓💜💛💚💙❤:-D

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  • SARA
  • 18-03-2018

Excellent!

Loved the story, the narration & so so many of the characters. I think Raj was a firm favourite of mine.
A fantastic way to teach/remind not only children, but fully grown up 49 year old children like myself that there are many things in life in which we shouldn't be ashamed of & that we live in a diverse world. We need to smile at one another more & be accepting of how different we all are

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  • Flint
  • 31-12-2017

This is an amazing book

I'm over 50 but I bought this book because my nephew is reading it. I was blown away by it, what an awesome book and the reading was brilliant. It made me smile with genuine happiness as I drove along listen to it. This book was a joy from start to finish!

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  • Sam
  • 30-10-2017

Love ?

I hope you replied to me love it it is epic so coollll hop your we'll from callum

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  • deb thomas
  • 05-09-2017

Very good baudiobook with good messages and characters must get this one!!!!!!!!!🐕🐕🐕🐕🐕🐶🐶🐶🐶🐰🐰🐰 🐺🐺

This audio book is AMAZING if you do not like I'll except your opinion but I will still disagree this audio book is able to create characters I do not even relate to in any way and make me interested in their story PS I am an 👾👾👾👾 and 👻👻👻👻

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 04-08-2017

good story, good reading

Good story, good reading. And here are some more words. And a few more here.

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  • Kay King
  • 19-06-2017

Great story and performance!

I absolutely loved it. Easy to listen to in one sitting. Very good reading by Matt and David.

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  • Louise Taylor
  • 12-06-2017

The boy in the dress

This book is one of my favorites because I tells you that just because your a boy you don't have to act cool and that you can still be interested in some things that girls do