Children’s fiction giants David Walliams and Jeff Kinney are teaming up for the first time for a joint live event at the O2 in London.
At David Walliams and Jeff Kinney: A Christmas Spectacular, Walliams will be speaking about his latest novel, The Midnight Gang (HarperCollins Children’s Books), whilst US-author Jeff Kinney will present his latest book in the Wimpy Kid series, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down (Penguin Random House Children’s).
The event is being co-produced by the authors’ publishers and will take place on 1st December. Tickets are available via David Walliams’ website or the Wimpy Kid website and retail for between £13.50 and £15.50.
Last week The Midnight Gang and Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down broke into the UK bestseller chart at number one and number two, respectively. Walliams’ book sold 70,058 copies, according to Neilsen BookScan, whilst Kinney’s title sold 63,192 copies.