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Matilda

Roald Dahl


ISBN: 9780141346342
ANNOTATION:
The magical story of "Matilda" returns with a brand new cover design for a whole new generation of readers who have yet to discover Roald Dahl's wonders. Matilda is fed up with her parents who constantly belittle her, so together with her teacher Miss Honey she learns how to use her very special powers to prove them and her spiteful headteacher Miss Trunchball wrong... Sure to be popular due to the recent award-winning musical now showing in London. Ages: 8+
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ISBN: 9780141346342
ANNOTATION:
The magical story of "Matilda" returns with a brand new cover design for a whole new generation of readers who have yet to discover Roald Dahl's wonders. Matilda is fed up with her parents who constantly belittle her, so together with her teacher Miss Honey she learns how to use her very special powers to prove them and her spiteful headteacher Miss Trunchball wrong... Sure to be popular due to the recent award-winning musical now showing in London. Ages: 8+

Annotation

The magical story of "Matilda" returns with a brand new cover design for a whole new generation of readers who have yet to discover Roald Dahl's wonders. Matilda is fed up with her parents who constantly belittle her, so together with her teacher Miss Honey she learns how to use her very special powers to prove them and her spiteful headteacher Miss Trunchball wrong... Sure to be popular due to the recent award-winning musical now showing in London. Ages: 8+

Publisher Description

"A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero" David Walliams Matilda's parents have called her some terrible things, but the truth is she's a genius and they're the stupid ones. Underestimating Matilda proves to be a big mistake as they, along with her spiteful headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, soon find out when Matilda discovers she has a very special power.

Author Biography

Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children's writers, was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. After school in England he went to work for Shell in Africa. He began to write after "a monumental bash on the head", sustained as an RAF pilot in World War II. Roald Dahl died in 1990.

Product Details

Author
Roald Dahl
Publisher
PUFFIN
Language
English
Year
2013
ISBN-10
0141346345
ISBN-13
9780141346342
Format
Paperback
Publication Date
2013-02-07
Media
Book
Short Title
MATILDA ROALD DAHL
Audience Age
9-12
Residence
Wales, ENK
Pages
256
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
Black and white line throughout
Illustrator
Quentin Blake