James and the Giant Peach

0141304677Title: James and the Giant Peach
Author: Roald Dahl
Finished: April 18, 2009
Pages: 119
Published: 1961

Another great and classic children’s book from Roald Dahl.

James and the Giant Peach tells the story of a young boy who is forced to live with his evil aunts after his parents die. He is given a special potion to make him happier than ever and when he spills the contents, the results are huge. James goes on a journey with his new friends and creates the life he never had.

This was such a cute book and I high recommend it to anyone who hasn’t read it or isn’t sure. Although it is on the banned book list, it’s hard to imagine why such a story would be denied to children.

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Filed under author: roald dahl, Children

6 responses to “James and the Giant Peach

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  6. james and the giant peach is very great story i dint read all storeis from roald dahl but some they are very nice can you send some storeis on my email

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