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James and the giant peach

Author: Roald Dahl; Lane Smith
Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 1996, ©1961.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Wonderful adventures abound after James escapes from his fearful aunts by rolling away inside a giant peach.

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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roald Dahl; Lane Smith
ISBN: 0140374248 9780140374247
OCLC Number: 317638124
Notes: A giant, magic peach takes James away from all his misery and makes fabulous, unbelievable things happen, just as the strange little man had promised.
Description: 126 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Lane Smith.


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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