We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access .
 >   > 
Demon Dentist Audiobook

Demon Dentist

Regular Price:$10.31
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Publisher's Summary

The new jaw-achingly funny novel from David Walliams, the number-one best-selling author! Make your appointment if you dare…. Darkness had come to the town. Strange things were happening in the dead of night. Children would put a tooth under their pillow for the tooth fairy, but in the morning they would wake up to find… a dead slug; a live spider; hundreds of earwigs creeping and crawling beneath their pillow. Evil was at work. But who or what was behind it…? Listen to this book and find out!

©2013 David Walliams (P)2013 HarperCollins Publishers Limited

What the Critics Say

Praise for David Walliams:

"A pleasure to read. A beguilingly funny, original and thought-provoking tale… hilarious" (Amanda Craig, The Times)
"I absolutely love David Walliams's books. In a few more years they will become classics." (Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole)
"A triumphant mix of wit and warmth" (Telegraph Books of the Year)
"a new Roald Dahl" (The Times)
"Another triumph for David Walliams. His books are a breath of wonderful fresh air" (The Sun)

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.7 (11 )
5 star
 (10)
4 star
 (0)
3 star
 (0)
2 star
 (1)
1 star
 (0)
Overall
4.6 (8 )
5 star
 (7)
4 star
 (0)
3 star
 (0)
2 star
 (1)
1 star
 (0)
Story
4.6 (8 )
5 star
 (7)
4 star
 (0)
3 star
 (0)
2 star
 (1)
1 star
 (0)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    HappyReader Raleigh, NC, USA 12-28-14
    HappyReader Raleigh, NC, USA 12-28-14 Member Since 2013

    HappyReader

    HELPFUL VOTES
    5
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    90
    5
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Deliciously hilarious, frightening & heartwarming"

    My 9 yo son and I have recently discovered David Walliams, and we've very quickly become huge fans. Demon Dentist is the most far-fetched (of a fairly far-fetched set), and we loved it. My son laughed hysterically at many points throughout the story, and frequently imitates the humor and voices himself. David Walliams' performance is first-rate with wonderful voices for all the characters. He's done a marvelous job creating thoughtful and thoroughly entertaining stories for children (of all ages).

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
Sort by:
  • r
    weybridge, United Kingdom
    3/21/14
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Buyer beware!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Demon Dentist to be better than the print version?

    Not read print version, so no idea.


    Would you recommend Demon Dentist to your friends? Why or why not?

    Only for children aged 9 or over, and not of a nervous disposition!


    Any additional comments?

    Very very dark. We didn't find it as funny as the previous books. I find it amusing that reviews I read before buying, only warned of the disclosure that the tooth fairy is not real. Presumably these people think that the main character having all their teeth removed without anaesthetic, and then later being dangled over a vat of acid designed to strip the flesh from their bones is OK? My 9 year old children found it quite disturbing, and went decidedly pale at times. That being said, they didn't want to turn it off........

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Kate
    Birmingham, United Kingdom
    2/10/14
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "My favourite character is Alfie!"
    If you could sum up Demon Dentist in three words, what would they be?

    Sad, Scary,Delightful


    What other book might you compare Demon Dentist to, and why?

    Billionaire Boy. It is similar because it made me laugh as much as Demon Dentist.


    What about David Walliams’s performance did you like?

    I liked Raj's accent.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


    Any additional comments?

    I think you will enjoy it because when David Walliams tells the story he uses adjectives and connectives.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Morag
    Paisley, United Kingdom
    12/8/13
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "A few cautions for parents of younger listeners"
    Is there anything you would change about this book?

    No - but I would have appreciated knowing a bit more about it before we listened as a family


    Would you recommend Demon Dentist to your friends? Why or why not?

    Better for children 9/10+


    What three words best describe David Walliams’s voice?

    Fun, fun, fun


    Did Demon Dentist inspire you to do anything?

    No


    Any additional comments?

    I've not read any other reviews of this book which forewarn listeners that the story of the tooth fairy may come up for rather more scrutiny than some might be ready for. The magic is reinstated but there's a wobble or two along the way - and I'm not just talking about wobbly teeth.
    We listened in a car journey with children 5 and 8 - as a family we're huge fans of the various David Walliams audiobooks so were excited to listen to this one too. I'm not sure the children enjoyed it quite so much as others, and this is the first we've heard where DW does not do ALL the voices (Raj sounds a bit different in this one!). Some of the story is a bit dark and cranks up the scary atmosphere - parents, be aware and ready to provide reassurance (see first point on this also)
    All in all - enjoyable but not our favourite of the DW books.

    5 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • E
    12/8/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Really really great, but a bit creepy - my niece, aged 8"

    A fun story with a heart. My niece really enjoyed listening to this in a couple of sessions when off sick and after school. Walliams really goes for it and brings the characters to life. There's a serious side to the story too, as well as lots of jokes and nuttiness. She liked the made up words too!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • JazzyMcSnazzy33
    4/27/17
    Overall
    "It is a really good book but beware!"

    Very good book but it does give a warning at the beginning saying BEWARE! THIS IS A HORROR STORY WITH LOTS OF MADE UP WORDS! Recommended for 9 and up

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • helen gray
    4/24/17
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "brilliant"

    David Walliams is amazing a perfect narrator and writer can't wait to read them all

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • A User
    4/22/17
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "I love you so much better than that person who did a poor job of keeping up with the best thing to me and you know"

    .)('ffgffghgxvhhrccfcftctfyctyfcyftc darts reseeding mhhhvdrzawezdcfffrrrrrrrrrrr and I don't think that I have a great way of the day before you get a follow back on my way home from work to be the first half of the day before I get a follow back on my way home from work to be the first half of the first half to the day I have a great way of life and the other hand is the only thing that would have to go back and I don't think that I can get it right away with the same thing to say I have to go

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    10/25/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Excellent storytelling"

    My sons who are 5 and 7 really enjoyed listening to it. It was well read /acted.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    10/18/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Cool cool"

    Cool cool cool and fantastic!!
    Awesome cool awesome awesome awesome cool good!
    Cool cool
    Cool cool cool!!
    Awesome awesome
    Fantastic
    I liked the book and I'm reading ahead in school

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • tommy fuller
    9/18/16
    Overall
    "Demon Dentist"

    Really good narration I love the way the voices are acted great for all the family

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank you.

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.