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Witches

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4 out of 5
Based on 114,761 Ratings and 3,087 Reviews

Book Description
"This is not a fairy tale. This is about real witches." So begins one of Roald Dahl's best books ever, and, ironically, it is such a great story because the premise is perfectly plausible from the outset. When the narrator's parents die in a car crash on page two (contrast this terribly real demise with that of James's parents who are devoured by an escaped rhinoceros in James and the Giant Peach)... More
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingAudio Cassette (53 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages208
ISBN-100140868704
ISBN-13978-0140868708
Publication Date02/25/1999
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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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About Frances Barber (Narrator, Reader) : Frances Barber is a published author and a narrator of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Frances Barber include The Witches (Puffin Audio Book & Tape Packs) and Moll Flanders.
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About Terrence Hardiman (Narrator, Reader) : Terrence Hardiman is a published author and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Terrence Hardiman include A Christmas Secret, The Witches (Puffin Aud... more
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