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James and the Giant Peach

Author: Roald Dahl; Quentin Blake
Publisher: London : Puffin, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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James's aunts call him names, beat and starve him and make his life a misery. If only his parents hadn't been eaten by an escaped rhinoceros, he wouldn't be in this mess. But one day he meets a man who gives him a bag of magic crocodile tongues and so begins the adventure of his dreams.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roald Dahl; Quentin Blake
ISBN: 9780241953303 0241953308
OCLC Number: 766235912
Notes: Originally published: New York: Knopf, 1961; London: Allen & Unwin, 1967.
Description: 122 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake.

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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,  Read more...

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