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James and the giant peach

Author: Roald Dahl; Nancy Ekholm Burkert
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2011.
Series: Penguin classics deluxe edition
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : 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
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: 778312092
Notes: "50th anniversary"--Cover.
Description: xvi, 142 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics deluxe edition
Responsibility: Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Nancy Ekholm Burkert ; introduction by Aimee Bender.

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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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