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

The witches, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake

Label
The witches
Title
The witches
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young boy is placed in the custody of his eccentric witch-expert grandmother before being transformed into a mouse by an evil coven that is plotting against local kids
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
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald,
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.D1515
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
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The witches, 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
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
206 pages, 15 pages
Isbn
9781984837165
Lccn
bl2019025408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The witches, 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
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
206 pages, 15 pages
Isbn
9781984837165
Lccn
bl2019025408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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