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 is a genius whose father is a crooked car-salesman and whose mother is loud and bingo-obsessed. Matilda fights them with nasty practical jokes, but finds herself stymied by Miss Trunchbull, headmistress of her school. When Miss Trunchbull terrorizes sweet Miss Honey, Matilda discovers her telekinectic powers
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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
840L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blake, Quentin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parent and child
  • Schools
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Mentoring
  • Psychokinesis
  • Conduct of life
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Published also by Scholastic
  • Included in Oprah's Book Club Kids Reading List
  • Pagination varies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780141371436
Lccn
88040312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780670824397
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Matilda, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Published also by Scholastic
  • Included in Oprah's Book Club Kids Reading List
  • Pagination varies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780141371436
Lccn
88040312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780670824397
Other physical details
illustrations

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