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James and the giant peach : a children's story

Author: Roald Dahl; Nancy Ekholm Burkert; Chris Van Allsburg
Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 1988. ©1961
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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James enters a peach as big as a house where he meets wonderful new friends.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roald Dahl; Nancy Ekholm Burkert; Chris Van Allsburg
ISBN: 0140328718 9780140328714 0812422481 9780812422481 0881033324 9780881033328
OCLC Number: 429574805
Notes: Cover illustration by Chris Van Allsburg.
Originally published in the United States by Alfred A. Knoff, Inc. (1961). This edition published by Puffin Books under arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. (1988).
Target Audience: 8-12.
Description: 118 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Nancy Ekholm Burkett.

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When James stumbles and drops the bag containing "tiny magical green things", he watches helplessly as all his lovely magic wriggles away into the earth underneath an old peach tree. Sadly he resigns  Read more...

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