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James and the giant peach

Author: Roald Dahl; Nancy Ekholm Burkert
Publisher: New York : Penguin, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : Peguin Classics, Deluxe edView all editions and formats
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An enormous escaped rhinoceros from London Zoo has eaten James' parents. And it gets worse! James is packed off to live with his two really horrible aunts, Sponge and Spiker. Poor James is miserable, until something peculiar happens and James finds himself on the most wonderful and extraordinary journey he could ever imagine ...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roald Dahl; Nancy Ekholm Burkert
ISBN: 9780143106340 0143106341
OCLC Number: 760127968
Notes: Originally published, 1961.
Description: xvi, 142 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Nancy Ekholm Burkert ; introduction by Aimee Bender.

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