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The Resource The twits, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake

The twits, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake

Label
The twits
Title
The twits
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mr Twit is a foul and smelly man with bits of cornflake and sardine in his beard. Mrs Twit is a horrible old hag with a glass eye. Together they make the nastiest couple you could ever hope not to meet. Down in their garden, the Twits keep Muggle-Wump the monkey and his family locked in a cage. But not for much longer, because the monkeys are planning to trick the terrible Twits, once and for all... Ages 7+
Member of
Summary
The misadventures of two terrible old people who enjoy playing nasty tricks and are finally outwitted by a family of monkeys
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Early Reader, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088269
Cataloging source
WWBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 7+
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blake, Quentin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
New South Wales Premiers Reading Challenge 3-4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Practical jokes
  • Human behaviour
  • Tricksters
  • Revenge
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The twits, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Cape, 1980
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
Control code
000022658090
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780141365497
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9330303002663
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)45592996
Label
The twits, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Cape, 1980
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
Control code
000022658090
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780141365497
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9330303002663
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)45592996

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