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James and the giant peach : a children's story

Author: Roald Dahl
Publisher: New York : Knopf, [1961]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roald Dahl
ISBN: 0140374248 9780140374247
OCLC Number: 664363484
Target Audience: 870
Description: 126 p. : ill.
Responsibility: illustrated by Nancy Ekholm Burkert.

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James has lived with his two beastly aunts ever since the day his parents were eaten by an angry escaped rhinoceros. Aunt Sponge and Aunt Spiker are really horrible people who make poor James's life  Read more...

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"This newly-illustrated edition of an avowed children's favorite has all the makings of a classic match-up: Milne had Shepard, Carroll had Tenniel, and now Dahl has Smith...author and illustrator Read more...

 
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