Wondering what to read next, like Matilda always is? Well, lucky for you, we’ve got a very handy quiz to help you choose. Answer the questions below to find your next Roald Dahl read!
Matilda is the world's most famous bookworm, no thanks to her ghastly parents. Her father thinks she's a little scab. Her mother spends all afternoon playing bingo. And her headmistress, Miss Trunchbull? She's the worst of all.
From the most unbelievable factual realities to science-inspired adventures, wannabe scientists will love getting stuck into this book pile. There's even a book to help you concoct the most marvellous of experiments!
Hang on – what’s that? You haven’t discovered Roald Dahl yet? But he’s the World’s NUMBER ONE Storyteller – no really, it says so on his books!
It's on a dark, silvery night that orphan Sophie is snatched from her bed by a giant. But luckily for her, it is The BFG (Big Friendly Giant) and he means her no harm. The BFG takes her to Giant Country, where they eat snozzcumbers, go dream-catching, and stop the other giants from eating human beans.
James Henry Trotter is a very lonely boy who lives with his evil aunts' Spiker and Sponge. But then one day at the end of the garden, a peach begins to grow and grow and grow! And inside that peach are seven very unusual insects who are waiting to take James on a magical adventure...
Quentin Blake (Author, Illustrator) Quentin Blake has been drawing ever since he can remember. He taught illustration for over twenty years at the Royal College of Art, of which he is an honorary professor. He has won many prizes, including the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration, the Eleanor Farjeon Award and the Kate Greenaway Medal, and in 1999 he was appointed the first Children’s Laureate. In the 2013 New Year’s Honours List he was knighted for services to illustration.
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