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Matilda

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4 out of 5
Based on 66,063 Ratings and 3,419 Reviews

Book Description
The success of the recent movie version should encourage kids to read the hilarious, thought-provoking original novel. Matilda is a genius who not only has to deal with loud, obnoxious, idiot parents who scapegoat her for everything but with "the Trunchbull"! "The Trunchbull" is actually Miss Trunchbull the ex-Olympic hammer-thrower, Head Mistress of Matilda's school who has terrorized generation... More
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (141 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages240
ISBN-10014034294X
ISBN-13978-0140342949
Publication Date04/01/1990
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About Roald Dahl (Author) : Roald Dahl is a published author, compiler, creator, editor, illustrator, and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Roald Dahl include The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and... more
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About Quentin Blake (Illustrator) : Quentin Saxby Blake CBE (born December 16, 1932 in Sidcup) is a British cartoonist, illustrator and childrens' book author. He was educated at Chislehurst and Sidcup Grammar School. He sketched his f... more
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11/18/2014 Lindsay Marchant

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6/22/2011 Michaela Kuenster tagged as: Inspired me

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4/10/2009 Timothy Schenk said: This is a fun magical book. I highly recogmend it.
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10/25/2008 Angela Mann said: 26224
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10/24/2008 D.M. Cunningham said: It's Roald Dahl, what else is there to say!
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6/8/2008 Kate Ahmann tagged as: I recommend

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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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