The BFG

The BFG

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The BFG is a big friendly giant who spirits a child out of bed one dark night. Fortunately, he really is friendly, but his countrymen in the Land of Giants are inveterate child-eaters. In this warm and funny story of an unusual friendship, Sophie and the BFG cook up an ingenious plan and rid the world of 'trogglehunting giants' for ever.
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Product details

  • 6-12
  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 127 x 190.5 x 12.7mm | 136.08g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • Puffin Classics
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • b&w line illustrations
  • 0141302836
  • 9780141302836
  • 754,778

About Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children's writers, was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. After school in England he went to work for Shell in Africa. He began to write after "a monumental bash on the head", sustained as an RAF pilot in World War II. Roald Dahl died in 1990. Quentin Blake is one of the UK's most celebrated artists, renowned for his collaboration with Roald Dahl. He is visiting Professor at the Royal College of Art.
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281,474 ratings
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4 32% (91,025)
3 16% (44,800)
2 3% (8,476)
1 1% (3,362)
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