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The World's Worst Teachers

Narrated by: David Walliams
Length: 4 hrs and 6 mins
Categories: Children, Ages 8-10
4.5 out of 5 stars (127 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Millions of young listeners have loved the World's Worst Children tales. Now they will revel in this delightfully dreadful collection of the most gruesome grown-ups ever: The World's Worst Teachers

Think your teachers are bad? Wait till you meet this lot. These 10 tales of the world's most splendidly sinister teachers will have you running for the school gates. Dr Dread teaches science and is half man, half monster. Watch out for the ghastly Miss Seethe. She is always furious and she's on a detention rampage. And as for Pent, he's a teacher with a real difference. He is bone-shakingly terrified of children!

©2019 David Walliams (P)2019 HarperCollins Publishers Limited

Critic Reviews

"This really is Walliams at his most indulgently gross and silly the perfect combination for thousands of his loyal fans stunningly illustrated by Ross who captures the energy and chaos of the stories." (Daily Mail)

"Laugh-out-loud funny and downright disgusting." (Daily Express)

"Often described as the modern-day Roald Dahl, Walliams is a big author with big ideas and plenty of illustrations, all combining to make for real page-turners, even for kids who would normally look at you as if youre mad to suggest reading for pleasure." (The Independent) 

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Great story, well narrated

My boys, aged 8 and 5, love this book! We will be working our way through the series for sure :-)

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awesome

The best book in the history of the galaxy,! I loved every chapter and laughed lots.at the jokes

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This book is awesome

I love this book. I wish Raj was in it but anyway my favourite book was Ms Spicks

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The worlds worst teachers

Such a good book and an even better audiobook. fantastic for the kids on long road trips or to go to sleep to.

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Sooooooooooooooo good

Hello my name is Maddison your book are the BEST I love them so can you please make another one

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Really good

I love it next they should make world worst parents

My favourite one was me and ms lovey dovey


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worlds worst teachers

Loved it and write a worlds worst teachers 2 then worlds worst parents 1 and 2

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I love this book! Its funny. I couldn’t find a funnier book!😂😅🤣.( i wish raj was in it.)😡😡😡

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amazing

omg I is soooo amazing
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Dreadful story and plot

This was a book of kids just saying big numbers and annoying not real words. I was very annoyed as this as I enjoyed worlds worst children, I feel like a nine year old could of done better.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 23-01-2020

A-ma-zing!

I think this was one of the best books I have ever read. I think anybody who doesn't like it clearly just doesn't have the same perspective of everyone else in the world. There's is a laugh on every page in this book. All in all amazing book!

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  • Katie
  • 08-11-2019

The worlds worst teachers ❤💙💚💛💜💓💔💕💖💗💘💝

The story is amazing✴✴ it is awesome for little children too 🙌🙆love the reading 🌊🌊love it 😆☺😊😀😁THANKS ❤💙💚💛💜💓💔💕💖💘💗💝💞💟🔮I also love the idea of doing a story for every single bad teachers. I love all your story's I have read them all 🙈🙈💕🙆🙌🌊💚💛💓🔮😀AMAZING

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  • Marco De Rosa
  • 14-10-2019

The works worst teachers

It is very good for going to sleep. And is a very good book all round and is so interesting

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 13-11-2019

Wow

It was great I loved it and it is addictive,funny and awesome so glad to have listened to it.

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  • WilderMind
  • 13-11-2019

Worlds worst teachers!!!

This is an amazing book and a bit yucky 😝 and also really funny you should try and dad. So cool this book is a 4 or 5 star book awesome book to have
When you are tucked up in bed 💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂💂 👮👮👮👮👮👮👮👮👮👮👮👮👮

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  • Sam O'Regan
  • 03-12-2019

Wow 😲🤩🤩😎😆🤓🥶😡🤑

Wow just wow 😲
Amazing 5 star 💫 book 📚 best book ever 📖📚
100 💯 percent perfect 👌
Amassing my favourite chapter was mrs.splat

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 29-11-2019

Hilarious, this is probably one of my faves!

This book is absolutely hilarious, I almost cried of laughter, definitely recommend this book for people who want to have a good laugh! lol 🤣

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  • Samantha Wickenden
  • 04-09-2019

Spot on!

Every adult and kid can relate to the funny and silly stories about teachers from school. This is a great book.... The chair of a thousand farts!!
Funny. Silly. Cheeky and gross.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 24-10-2019

😋😋😋😋

Best book ever in the world 🌎🌎🌎are they real techers if t hen still the best book

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  • Louise C.
  • 02-07-2019

Wow

I found this book amazing.It's funny, it's got fantastic vocabulary . David Walliams just has pieces of text that make children laugh and adults so for me he's the perfect author! I hope you agree

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  • Mrs Anne Baskerville
  • 03-07-2019

Incredible

My 11 and 8 year olds absolutely loved it! They were entertained for the whole 4 hours

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