The Enormous Crocodile

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0451480015

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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From the bestselling author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The BFG! The Enormous Crocodile is a horrid greedy grumptious brute who loves to guzzle up little boys and girls. But the other animals have had enough of his cunning tricks, so they scheme to get the better of this foul fiend, once and for all! This picture book edition has a beautiful full-color interior and large trim to feature Quentin Blake's iconic art.
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Dirty Beasts

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0141378891

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 36

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Dirty Beasts is a collection of hilarious animal rhymes from the World's NUMBER ONE Storyteller! With amazing full-colour illustrations by Quentin Blake. A collection of (mainly) grisly beasts out for human blood, ranging from Gocky-Wock the crocodile to Sting-A-Ling the scorpion. Described in verse with all Dahl's usual gusto and illustrated in suitably lurid style by Quentin Blake. 'A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero' - David Walliams Exciting, bold and instantly recognisable with Quentin Blake's inimitable artwork. Look out for the whole collection of wondercrump Roald Dahl books!
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The Roald Dahl Treasury

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0141378433

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 448

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The Roald Dahl Treasury is a delightful collection by and about the World's Number One Storyteller. Four exciting sections - ANIMALS; MAGIC; FAMILY, FRIENDS AND HEROES; and MATTERS OF IMPORTANCE - introduce some of Roald Dahl's most popular characters, from the Enormous Crocodile to the Twits, from the Witches to the BFG, from James to Matilda. Throughout this book, you can delve into stories, poems, memoirs and letters galore all wonderfully illustrated by Quentin Blake as well as other well-known artists, including Raymond Briggs, Babette Cole, Posy Simmonds and Ralph Steadman. This book is the perfect gift for Roald Dahl fans and for all those yet to discover his magic.
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The Minpins

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0141378417

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 52

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A classic Roald Dahl story with gorgeous full-colour illustrations by Patrick Benson. Little Billy's mum says he must never go out through the garden gate and explore the dark forest beyond. So, one day, that's exactgly what he does. There he meets the Minpins: miniature people who live int he hollow trees. They soon warn Little Billy of the fearsome, galloping Gruncher, who has grunched thousands of Minpins. And it will gobble up Little Billy too - uness he can find a way to defeat the hungry beast, once and for all... Look out for new Roald Dahl apps in the App store and Google Play- including the disgusting TWIT OR MISS! inspired by the revolting Twits. Look out for the whole collection of wondercrump Roald Dahl books! The Enormous Crocodile; Fantastic Mr Fox; The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me; The Magic finger; The Twits; The BFP; Boy: Tales of Childhood; Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator; The Complete Adventures of Charlie and Mr Willy Wonka; Danny the Champion of the World; George's Marvellous Medicine; Going Solo; James and the Giant Peach; Matilda; The Witches; Dirty Beasts; The Minpins; Revolting Rhymes For Teens: The Great Automatic Grammatizator and Other Stories; Rhyme Stew; Skin and Other Stories; The Vicar of Nibbleswicke; The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More
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George's Marvelous Medicine

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0425290107

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 112

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This collectable hardcover edition will feature a beautiful cover and deluxe packaging, including color interior text and illustrations! From the bestselling author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Matilda comes the story of a not-so-lovely grandma, a boy, and a magical medicine. George is alone in the house with Grandma. The most horrid, grizzly old grunion of a grandma ever. She needs something stronger than her usual medicine to cure her chronic grouchiness. A special grandma medicine, a remedy for everything. And George knows just what to put into it. Grandma's in for the surprise of her life-and so is George, when he sees the results of his mixture!
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Skin and Other Stories

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101636300

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 224

View: 8684

How would you get rid of a murder weapon without causing suspicion? Where would you hide a diamond where no one else would think of looking? What if you found out that the tattoo on your back was worth over a million dollars? You will discover that just about anything is possible in a Roald Dahl story, and here are eleven of his very best.
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Roald Dahl: Whizzpopping Joke Book

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0141370599

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 605

This collection of hundreds of great jokes would make even the Trunchbull laugh! Inspired by Roald Dahl's wonderful world, these gigglesome gags are guaranteed to raise a chuckle from human beans young and old.
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Rhyme Stew

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0141386061

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 7457

A collection of irreverant rhymes featuring characters from fairy tales, fables and nursery rhymes - as you've never seen them before! From the tortoise and the hare and Hansel and Gretel to Ali Baba and The Emperor's New Clothes, these traditional stories will never seem the same again once you have had a taste of Roald Dahl's hilarious verse and Quentin Blake's suitably lively illustrations. An inventive collection for older children and adults alike, Rhyme Stew bubbles over with Roald Dahl's extraordinary humour and imagination.
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Roald Dahl's Revolting Rhymes

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9780375815560

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 43

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Collects the author's humorous retellings in verse of six well-known fairy tales featuring surprise endings in place of the traditional happily-ever-after.
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This is a crocodile

Author: Evhy Constable

Publisher: Atheneum

ISBN: 9780027243208

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 24

View: 6376

A crocodile draws a crowd as he balances an increasing number of items on his nose.
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Roald Dahl

Author: Ann Alston,Catherine Butler

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137285044

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 224

View: 5875

Roald Dahl is one of the world's best-loved authors. More than twenty years after his death, his books are still highly popular with children and have inspired numerous feature films – yet he remains a controversial figure. This volume, the first collection of academic essays ever to be devoted to Dahl's work, brings together a team of well-known scholars of children's literature to explore the man, his books for children, and his complex attitudes towards various key subjects. Including essays on education, crime, Dahl's humour, his long-term collaboration with the artist Quentin Blake, and film adaptations, this fascinating collection offers a unique insight into the writer and his world.
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El Cocodrilo Enorme/The Enormous Crocodile

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Alfaguara Infantil

ISBN: 9788420447605

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 112

View: 9455

Contains a collection of humorous poems about amazing or nasty creatures, and a story about an enormous crocodile who devises secret plans to secure his lunch.
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Literacy on Display

Author: Linda Duncan,Liz Webster

Publisher: Folens Limited

ISBN: 0947882960

Category: Displays in education

Page: 71

View: 1669

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Popular Children's Literature in Britain

Author: Julia Briggs,Dennis Butts,Matthew Orville Grenby

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN: 9781840142426

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 342

View: 6459

Responding to the astonishing success of J. K. Rowling and other contemporary authors, the editors of this timely volume take up the challenge of assessing the complex interplay of forces that have generated, and sometimes sustained, the popularity of children's books. Ranging from eighteenth-century chapbooks to the stories of Enid Blyton and Roald Dahl, and from science schoolbooks to Harry Potter, these essays show how authorial talent operates within its cultural context to make a children's classic.
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¡Qué Asco de Bichos! /el Cocodrilo Enorme(the Enormous Crocodile)

Alfaguara Clásicos

Author: Roald Dahl

Publisher: Alfaguara

ISBN: 9786073142717

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 104

View: 8688

Por Roald Dahl, el gran autor de la literatura infantil y de cl�sicos como Matilda y Charlie y la f�brica de chocolate. M�s de 200 millones de libros vendidos en el mundo. Ilustrado por Quentin Blake. En �Qu� asco de bichos! los animales se han rebelado. Nueve historias en verso terror�ficamente divertidas, cargadas de humor y desbordante imaginaci�n. Adem�s, en El Cocodrilo Enorme, un cocodrilo de gran tama�o tiene una idea fija: comerse a un ni�o. Para ello, recurrir� a todo tipo de trucos y disfraces, pero los dem�s animales tratar�n de imped�rselo. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION The Enormous Crocodile is a horrid greedy grumptious brute who loves to guzzle up little boys and girls. But the other animals have had enough of his cunning tricks, so they scheme to get the better of this foul fiend, once and for all!
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Subject Catalog

Author: Library of Congress

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Catalogs, Subject

Page: N.A

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