The Witches (Hardcover)

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By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
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Description


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. "The Witches" is a 1984 New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of the Year and Outstanding Book of the Year.

About the Author


Roald Dahl's wonderful and outrageous tales continue to delight children the world over. Some of his most beloved stories include "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, "and "The Witches. "

Praise For…


"An orphan boy...discovers the true nature of witches and then has the misfortune to be transformed into a mouse by The Grand High Witch of All the World...A curious but honest tale which deals with matters of crucial importance to children: smallness, the existence of evil in the world, mourning, separation, death." --The New York Times Book Review

Product Details
ISBN: 9780374384579
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Publication Date: October 1st, 1983
Pages: 208