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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
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Matilda, a brilliant, sensitive little girl, uses her talents and ingenuity to seek revenge on her crooked father, lazy mother, and the terrifying Miss Trunchbull, her wicked headmistress, and save her beloved 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
IKG
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 7 and up
  • 840
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7610551
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781428755833
Isbn Type
(FollettBound)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn168240761
  • (OCoLC)168240761
Label
Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7610551
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781428755833
Isbn Type
(FollettBound)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn168240761
  • (OCoLC)168240761

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