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The Resource Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake

Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake

Label
Matilda
Title
Matilda
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Matilda applies her previously untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security
Summary
Child genius, Matilda, applies her untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Beehive Children's Fiction Book Award (Utah), 1991.
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 4-6, 1992.
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 6-9, 1992.
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Younger Reader, 1997.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 1990.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 1991.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 1992.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 1991.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Elementary School, 1991.
  • West Australian Young Readers' Book Award (WAYRBA), Younger Readers, 1989.
  • West Virginia Children's Choice Book Award, 1992.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088267
Cataloging source
NYP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 7 and up
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blake, Quentin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Puffin classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schools
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Girls
  • Schools
  • Girls
  • Humorous stories
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Girls
  • Schools
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published by Puffin Books, 1990. Reissued in this edition by Puffin Books, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group, 2013"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The reader of books -- Mr Wormwood, the great car dealer -- The hat and the superglue -- The ghost -- Arithmetic -- The platinum-blond man -- Miss Honey -- The Trunchbull -- The parents -- Throwing the hammer -- Bruce Bogtrotter and the cake -- Lavender -- The weekly test -- The first miracle -- The second miracle -- Miss Honey's cottage -- Miss Honey's story -- The names -- The practice -- The third miracle -- A new home
Control code
ocn825809753
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780142424278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)825809753
Label
Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published by Puffin Books, 1990. Reissued in this edition by Puffin Books, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group, 2013"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The reader of books -- Mr Wormwood, the great car dealer -- The hat and the superglue -- The ghost -- Arithmetic -- The platinum-blond man -- Miss Honey -- The Trunchbull -- The parents -- Throwing the hammer -- Bruce Bogtrotter and the cake -- Lavender -- The weekly test -- The first miracle -- The second miracle -- Miss Honey's cottage -- Miss Honey's story -- The names -- The practice -- The third miracle -- A new home
Control code
ocn825809753
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780142424278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)825809753

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