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The Resource The witches, Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake

The witches, Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake

Label
The witches
Title
The witches
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young boy and his Norwegian grandmother, who is an expert on witches, together foil a witches' plot to destroy the world's children by turning them into mice
Summary
A young boy and his Norwegian grandmother, who is an expert on witches, together foil a witches' plot to destroy the world's children by turning them into mice
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Whitbread Book Award for Children's Book of the Year, 1983.
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Award (WAYRBA), Younger Readers, 1986.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1984
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088271
Cataloging source
VMOR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
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
  • Witches
  • Grandmothers
  • Witchcraft
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The witches, Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First published: London : J. Cape, 1983
  • For children
  • "A Puffin book"
Control code
000042223697
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
206, [2] p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780141322643
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)144596054
Label
The witches, Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake
Publication
Note
  • First published: London : J. Cape, 1983
  • For children
  • "A Puffin book"
Control code
000042223697
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
206, [2] p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780141322643
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)144596054

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