The Wormwoods Think Their Daughter, Matilda, Is Nothing Better Than A Scab, To Be Flicked Away At The Earliest Opportunity. But Unbeknown To Her Ghastly Parents, Matilda Is No Ordinary Child - She Is A Genius! When She Realises The Extent Of Her Psychic Powers And Intelligence She Starts To Use Them To Hilarious Effect To Get Revenge On Her Parents And The Terrifying Head Teacher Miss Trunchbull.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - deaflower - LibraryThing
This is one of my favourite children's stories, because it shows that you can be anything you want to be, regardless of who you are, what you look like, and where you came from. Matilda didn't have a ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - quondame - LibraryThing
Matilda is the wee girl with something extra in a family that hasn't any place for her or good will toward anyone. In finding a library and librarian as a pre-schooler she takes steps into a larger ... Read full review