Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake

Matilda’s mother spends all afternoon playing bingo. And Matilda’s headmistress Miss Trunchbull? Well, she’s the worst of all. She is a big bully, who thinks all her pupils are rotten and locks them in the dreaded Chokey. As for Matilda, she’s an extraordinary little girl with a magical mind – and now she’s had enough.


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05 January 2017

“One of the funniest, most heart-warming books you’ll ever read.”
- Quote from young personat the Southbank YA Weekender


22 December 2019

I loved this book.

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