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David Walliams Overwhelms JK Rowling Among Readers In UK Schools

Posted at 7:54AM Wednesday 05 Mar 2014

With tales of Gangsta Grannies and Demon Dentists, the comedian David Walliams has overtaken JK Rowling and War Horse author Michael Morpurgo to become one of the most-read authors in the UK's schools.

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