Demon David's plan for more

Demon David's plan for more

Rival publishers and fellow authors, look out: David Walliams plans to emulate the prodigious publishing output of long-standing children’s author Michael Morpurgo. He has some way to go: Morpurgo has written more than 200 books in his 43-year career; Walliams has published nine children’s novels, one book of short stories, four illustrated titles and one World Book Day (WBD) book since 2008.

But he is catching up. His current output is three books a year, having published short story collection The World’s Worst Children in May 2016, alongside The Midnight Gang (in November) and illustrat...

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