Kids Roald Dahl The BFG

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The BFG

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9780141807768: The BFG

Complete and unabridged version of this classic Dahl tale, read by Natasha Richardson.

The funny, exciting and warm story of a special friendship between the Big Friendly Giant and the little girl Sophie. Together, Sophie and the BFG cook up an ingenious plan to rid the world of child-eating giants forever!

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Tells the story of a special friendship between the Big Friendly Giant and the little girl Sophie. Together, Sophie and the Big Friendly Giant cook up an ingenious plan to rid the world of child-eating giants forever.

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Evidently not even Roald Dahl could resist the acronym craze of the early eighties. BFG? Bellowing ferret-faced golfer? Backstabbing fairy godmother? Oh, oh... Big Friendly Giant! This BFG doesn't seem all that F at first as he creeps down a London street, snatches little Sophie out of her bed, and bounds away with her to giant land. And he's not really all that B when compared with his evil, carnivorous brethren, who bully him for being such an oddball runt. After all, he eats only disgusting snozzcumbers, and while the other Gs are snacking on little boys and girls, he's blowing happy dreams in through their windows. What kind of way is that for a G to behave?

The BFG is one of Dahl's most lovable character creations. Whether galloping off with Sophie nestled into the soft skin of his ear to capture dreams as though they were exotic butterflies; speaking his delightful, jumbled, squib-fangled patois; or whizzpopping for the Queen, he leaves an indelible impression of bigheartedness. (Ages 9 to 12) --Susan Harrison

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