James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach

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A brand-new phizzwhizzing novelty edition!

James and the Giant peach is a children's classic that has captured young reader's imaginations for generations.

James Henry Trotter lives with two ghastly hags.

Aunt Sponge is enormously fat with a face that looks boiled and Aunt Spiker is bony and screeching.

He's very lonely until one day something peculiar happens. . .

At the end of the garden a peach starts to grow and GROW AND GROW. Inside that peach are seven very unusual insects - all waiting to take James on a magical adventure.

But where will they go in their GIANT PEACH, and what will happen to the horrible aunts if they stand in their way?

There's only one way to find out . . .
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Product details

  • 6-12
  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 11mm | 149g
  • Puffin
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black and white line throughout
  • 9780141365459
  • 63,228

About Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl (Author)
Roald Dahl was a spy, ace fighter pilot, chocolate historian and medical inventor. He was also the author of Matilda, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The BFG and many more brilliant stories. He remains THE WORLD'S NUMBER ONE STORYTELLER.

Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
Quentin Blake has illustrated more than three hundred books and was Roald Dahl's favourite illustrator. In 1980 he won the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal. In 1999 he became the first ever Children's Laureate and in 2013 he was knighted for services to illustration.
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Rating details

429,239 ratings
4.02 out of 5 stars
5 38% (162,734)
4 34% (147,971)
3 21% (90,364)
2 5% (19,914)
1 2% (8,256)
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