The Resource Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake

Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake

Label
Matilda
Title
Matilda
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schools
  • Humorous stories
  • Schools
  • Humorous stories
  • Humorous stories
  • Schools
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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
ocm18436905
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780670824397
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
88040312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)18436905
Label
Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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
ocm18436905
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780670824397
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
88040312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)18436905

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