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James and Giant Peach

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 46,927 Ratings and 1,635 Reviews

Book Description
Roald Dahl's classic children's novel is now a motion picture from The Walt Disney Company, and this version of James and the Giant Peach grew out of the making of the movie. Lane Smith, conceptual artist for the film, has given James and company a new and arresting look, much in the style of his many highly regarded books, such as Math Curse and The Stinky Cheeseman. Karey Kirkpatri... More
Book Information
PublisherAlfred A. Knopf
BindingHardcover (126 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date08/12/1962
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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 Nancy E. Burkert (Illustrator) : Nancy E. Burkert is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Nancy E. Burkert include Artist to Artist: 23 Major Illustrators Talk to Childr... more
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11/18/2014 Lindsay Marchant

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7/29/2012 Samantha Parson said: An incredibly fun book for children to read aloud - performed this in Drama class in high school and it's still fun even at an older age!
tags: I read, I recommend, Inspired me

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6/20/2010 Matt Cline said: Love Roald Dahl's books but I think this one is the best! It's books like this that inspired me to write. Anything can happen in your story!

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1/14/2010 Jennie wilson

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12/15/2009 Samantha Parson tagged as: I recommend, I read

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11/17/2009 jacklyn curb said:
A little boy begins an enchanting adventure when he accidentally spills some magic crystals he was supposed to drink. Through a series of peculiar events he attains what he always dreamed of and more. The book has many short chapters and is hard to put down. The reader has immediate sympathy for the... more

tags: funny, I recommend, I read

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7/2/2009 Sherri Adams said: The boys and I loved this one. Charlie has already checked it out from the library a second time!
tags: I recommend

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6/30/2009 Nicole Downing said: Visit my blog for a review on this book http://snikysnake.blogspot.com/

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6/23/2009 julia b tagged as: I recommend, I read

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10/25/2008 Angela Mann said: 28644
tags: children's lit

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6/8/2008 Tracy Jackson

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8/31/2007 Amy Moreno tagged as: I Read, I Read

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8/31/2007 Amy Moreno tagged as: I Read, I Read

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8/28/2007 Susan Mitchell tagged as: I Read

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8/21/2007 Jen D. Wood tagged as: Inspired me

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1/11/2007 Tracy O'Daniel

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