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George's marvellous medicine

Author: Roald Dahl; Quentin Blake
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2010, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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George's grandma is a grizzly, grumpy, selfish woman with pale brown teeth and a small puckered-up mouth like a dog's bottom. Four times a day she takes a large spoonful of thick brown medicine, but it doesn't seem to do her any good. She's always just as horrid after she's taken it as she was before. So when George is left alone to look after her one morning, it's just the chance he needs ...
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Genre/Form: Humorous fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Humorous stories
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roald Dahl; Quentin Blake
ISBN: 9780224083898 0224083899
OCLC Number: 830395086
Notes: Originally published in 1981.
Description: 116 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake.

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"This is the perfect book for young readers who have developed a taste for reading about gruesome and wicked things" Big Issue Scotland

 
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