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User Review  - infjsarah - LibraryThing

Even though I knew Matilda was a book about a girl who loves reading and thus right up my street, I'd never in fact read it. But I have finally listened to it. Enjoyed it a great deal. And Kate ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jonez - LibraryThing

3.75 I was feeling nostalgic for Roald Dahl and decided to pick up Matilda. I do see why I loved Dahl as a kid and this sparked that admiration, however, as an adult I can see things I may have once ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jean_Sexton - LibraryThing

When this book was published in 1988, I somehow missed it. I saw the musical performed locally, and fell in love with the story. I had to have the book. While it was written for middle-school children ... Read full review

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User Review  - authorjanebnight - LibraryThing

Synopsis: This is a classic children's book. Matilda is a precocious little girl who reads well above her age level. She longs for knowledge but her parents have no love of books or learning. When she ... Read full review

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User Review  - lycomayflower - LibraryThing

For the audiobook read by Kate Winslet: I remember Matilda from childhood, but in listening to it this time I realized that mostly I remembered only the first half of it (about up to the chocolate ... Read full review

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User Review  - CaroPi - LibraryThing

I read this book when I was a kid and love it... Now I read it again and re-discover why I love it so much.... Is magic is a great story with amazing characters.... There is not much I can say about it... Is Matilda Read full review

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User Review  - kerribrary - LibraryThing

This has always been one of my favorite Roald Dahl books. I've read or listened to it several times in the past, but when I saw that Kate Winslet had done an audiobook edition, I just had to listen to it again. And she was phenomenal. Read full review

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User Review  - trayceetee - LibraryThing

This story is absolutely DELIGHTFUL! A friend had recommended listening to the audiobook, read by Kate Winslet. Oh. Em. Gee. She makes it even MORE entertaining than it would be on its own!!! I told me kids they should listen to this, and I think anyone else would enjoy it, as well! Read full review

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User Review  - bookwyrmm - LibraryThing

ahl's writing style is a lot of fun, but the book is more than half exposition with a rather rushed ending. Read full review

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User Review  - 1Avidfan - LibraryThing

Humorous story about a brilliant little girl with awful parents and how she deals with their neglect. Read full review


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