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A stodgy parent is no fun at all. What a child wants and deserves is a parent who is Sparky.

"A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero" - David Walliams

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Danny lives in a gipsy caravan with his father, the most marvellous and exciting father any boy ever had.
All the land around them belongs to Mr Victor Hazell, a rich snob with a great glistening beery face and tiny piggy eyes. Nobody likes him, not one-little bit.
So one day, Danny and his father concoct a daring plot that will give the old blue-faced baboon Victor Hazell the greatest shock of his life - so long as they don't get caught ...
Now you can listen to DANNY THE CHAMPION OF THE WORLD and other Roald Dahl audiobooks read by some very famous voices, including Kate Winslet, David Walliams and Steven Fry - plus there are added squelchy soundeffects from Pinewood Studios!
And look out for new Roald Dahl apps in the App store and Google Play- including the disgusting TWIT OR MISS! and HOUSE OF TWITS inspired by the revolting Twits.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780141361574

    October 31, 2016

    Puffin

    240 pages

    RRP $19.99

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    • Readings
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  • Paperback

    9780141365411

    April 18, 2016

    Puffin

    240 pages

    RRP $16.99

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    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • Paperback

    9780141349107

    August 21, 2013

    Puffin

    3 pages

    RRP $27.99

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    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • Audio Book

    9780141370316

    June 1, 2016

    Puffin

    4 pages

    RRP $27.99

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Also by Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl's Marvellous Joke Book
Matilda
The BFG
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory: A Play
The Witches
The Twits
Billy and the Minpins
George's Marvellous Medicine
Roald Dahl
James And The Giant Peach
Fantastic Mr Fox
The Magic Finger
Charlie And The Great Glass Elevator
Boy
James And The Giant Peach Phizz-Whizzing Sticker Activity Book
Roald Dahl's James's Giant Bug Book
Danny The Champion Of The World (Colour Edition)
The Witches (Colour Edition)
Trickery
Fear
War
Innocence
Roald Dahl Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Sticker Activity Book
Roald Dahl Matilda Sticker Activity Book

Recommendations

Charlie And The Great Glass Elevator
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life
George's Marvellous Medicine
Doctor Who
The Whiz Mob and the Grenadine Kid
Our Australian Girl: The Poppy Stories
The Getaway: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (BK12)
Undercover Princess
La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One
Our Australian Girl: The Lina Stories
Our Australian Girl: The Rose Stories
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
Father Christmas’s Fake Beard
Ranger's Apprentice 4: Oakleaf Bearers
Alice-Miranda At School 1
The Martian
Wonder Woman: Warbringer (DC Icons series)
Warcross
Two Wolves
Trash