The BFG
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Unabridged
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"Roald Dahl sometimes shared a tonal kinship with Ogden Nash, and he could demonstrate a verbal inventiveness nearly Seussian...[His] stories work better in audio than in print." –The New York TimesCaptured by a giant!The BFG is no ordinary bone-crunching giant. He is far too nice and jumbly. It's lucky for Sophie that he is. Had she been carried off in the middle of the night by the Bloodbottler, or any of the other giants—rather than the BFG—she would have soon become breakfast. When Sophie hears that the giants are flush-bunking off to England to swollomp a few nice little chiddlers, she decides she must stop them once and for all. And the BFG is going to help her!

Soon to be a Steven Spielberg film!

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Street Date:
07/03/2013
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781101928684
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.8, 6 Points
Lexile measure:
720
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Roald Dahl. (2013). The BFG. Unabridged Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

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Roald Dahl. 2013. The BFG. Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

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Roald Dahl, The BFG. Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2013.

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Roald Dahl. The BFG. Unabridged Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2013.

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Soon to be a Steven Spielberg film!


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Soon to be a Steven Spielberg film!


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