Jeff Kinney has brought a new character to the fore in the latest instalment of his Wimpy Kid books, writes Hannah Stephenson
With the success of the Harry Potter series and David Walliams’s books, you might think writing for kids is easy. Think again, says Áilín Quinlan.
Irene Halpin Long meets a class of book lovers in Cork, and also chats to established authors about what they read as children.
Marian Keyes, Roddy Doyle, and Cecelia Ahern have all been shortlisted for the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards.
Ahead of Roald Dahl Day, and on the anniversary of his birth, Suzanne Harrington celebrates the life of the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory author and his fantastic literary journey dedicated to entertaining children.
JAKE GYLLENHAAL has admitted to a long-time crush on one of Hollywood’s top actresses: JENNIFER ANISTON.
A novel exploring the violent world of Latin American drug cartels was a hit among Irish readers at the country’s 336 public libraries, figures show.
Britain’s Got Talent judge David Walliams has split from his wife, Lara Stone.
Actor and comedian David Walliams has settled his phone-hacking damages claim.
Britain’s Got Talent winner Pudsey the dog took a ‘bow wow’ on the red carpet at the premiere of his big screen debut yesterday.
The battle to be crowned the winner of Britain’s Got Talent 2014 began in earnest as the names were confirmed for the semi-finals last night.
Another David Walliams' children's books has been commissioned for TV.
And of course, it’s from a child.
David Walliams nearly blinded Simon Cowell for being funnier than him on 'Britain's Got Talent'.
A clumsy yet kind-hearted boy on the cusp of adulthood discovers heroism comes from within, during Manuel Sicilia’s computer-animated adventure.
David Walliams "can't believe" he gets paid for being on 'Britain's Got Talent'.
David Walliams has become a father after his wife, model Lara Stone, gave birth to a boy, it has been confirmed.
Ant and Dec are expecting Simon Cowell to "crack" and fire David Walliams from 'Britain's Got Talent'.
Simon Cowell has had a booster cushion and special lighting installed on the 'Britain's Got Talent' judging table - to make himself look taller and slimmer.
David Walliams' panel show has been axed after just one series.
Alesha Dixon and Amanda Holden stormed out of 'Britain's Got Talent' auditions on yesterday after Simon Cowell and David Walliams turned down an act.
Alesha Dixon thinks Simon Cowell and David Walliams make 'Britain's Got Talent' a "gay sitcom".
David Walliams still finds it "hard" to reject 'Britain's Got Talent' wannabes.
David Walliams was "awkward and uncomfortable" at last week's 'Britain's Got Talent' auditions in Wales.
EL James's bestselling sensation 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' has been named one of the books of the year at a literary awards ceremony.
Father-to-be David Walliams is to host a new Saturday night comedy panel show for BBC1.
David Walliams has signed up for two more series of 'Britain's Got Talent'.
TV funnyman David Walliams has revealed he has tried to kill himself several times during his life-long battle with depression.
David Walliams has said gay experiences in his past confused him, and added he was happy to talk honestly about his sexuality.
'Little Britain' star David Walliams is going back to school in a new sitcom.
Presenter Chris Evans missed his Radio 2 Breakfast Show this morning after his wife gave birth to a baby boy.
Ashleigh and Pudsey are preparing to entertain the Queen after they crowned winners of Britain’s Got Talent.
Lad band Loveable Rogues and schoolgirl singer Molly Rainford have become the latest acts to win a place in the 'Britain’s Got Talent' final.
Des O’Driscoll picks his highlights from the coming week’s TV schedule
He has swum the English Channel and the length of the Thames, but David Walliams’ latest charity challenge should be a little easier – he is the new voice of the speaking clock.
David Walliams has been warned to tone down his outrageous comments.
Alesha Dixon added some leggy red carpet glamour as she joined the 'Britain’s Got Talent' panel today – and admitted she was going to be “gobby”.
David Walliams is close to signing a contract for 'Britain's Got Talent'.
David Walliams would consider being a 'Britain's Got Talent' judge.
Channel 4 is being probed by the media watchdog after a lewd comment made by comic David Walliams on one of its shows sparked a number of complaints.
David Walliams is still suffering from the after-effects of his charity Thames swim.
It is reported that comedian David Walliams is being tested for a killer disease following his charity swim in the River Thames.
Actor David Walliams has completed his 140-mile charity swim along the River Thames, raising more than £1m.
Comedian David Walliams is pressing ahead with his attempt to swim the full length of the Thames despite news that half a million cubic metres of sewage has entered the river in the past wee
Comedian David Walliams’ hero status was further cemented today as he helped a pet Labrador while continuing his brave attempt to swim the length of the Thames.
Little Britain star David Walliams says swimming sorted out his party lifestyle.
LITTLE BRITAIN star David Walliams is braving raw sewage and deadly diseases to raise money for charity by swimming the length of the Thames.
'Little Britain' star David Walliams is braving raw sewage and deadly diseases to raise money for Sport Relief by swimming the entire length of the Thames.
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