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User Review  - mousegrl - LibraryThing

Cute story about the power of friendship and standing up to bullies. If you liked this book you'll like: Charlotte's Web by E.B. White James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket Read full review

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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  - 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  - 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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One of the best Books Roald Dahl wrote.

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Matilda by Roald Dahl is a very loving and brilliantly written book. Matilda is born genius child, who from child hood is much more clever than the rest of her family. she loves to read but her parents are not in to the books, instead they are into looks. Matilda's father is a cheating person who makes money by repairing old, ,broken cars and Matilda's mother makes money by playing BINGO and stuff. Matilda wants to join a school but her parents don;t allow so she starts to visit a library where she reads books, novel, magazines and etc. One day finally her father admits her to a school but that school's principal Miss Trunchbull is very horrid ad cruel nearly you could compare her with an animal. Matilda is scared but when she meets her class teacher she is reliefed because her class teacher might be the most kind and sweet person on earth. Her class teacher notices Matilda's capabilities and tries to talk to her parents who are not even a little bit interested in their daughters career.
Matilda finds out about a past conspiracy between her class teacher and miss trunchbull. she then also discovers that she has a hidden power. she can move things from controlling her brain. she then tries to help her teacher and get her old house back from that wicked old principal
 

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User Review  - SapphireMoonlight23 - LibraryThing

One of my favourite childhood stories!!! Read full review

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loved this. Read full review


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