Tales of the Unexpected: Popular Penguins

Author: Roald Dahl

Price: $9.95
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SKU: 9780141037578
Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected is a delightfully dark collection of sixteen stories, each with a startling end. Among the unforgettable characters lurk the homicidal wife and her deadly leg of lamb, a conniving and lecherous wine connoisseur and the one-eyed brain at the mercy of his vengeful spouse. Tales of the Unexpected is an astonishing assortment of twisted treats from the master storyteller.
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Book Cover:  Boy & Going Solo
Roald Dahl's life was as bizarre, exciting and funny as the stories he wrote, and here is the whole of his own extraordinary autobiography in one volume.
Roald Dahl's life was as bizarre, exciting and funny as the stories he wrote, and here is the whole of his own extraordinary autobiography in one volume.
Published: 25/06/2014
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141352978
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Book Cover: The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me
Billy dreams of turning a weird old wooden house into a wonderful sweet-shop.
Billy dreams of turning a weird old wooden house into a wonderful sweet-shop.
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141346663
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Book Cover:  Revolting Rhymes
Goldilocks is a nosey, thieving little louse. Cinderella's slipper is flushed down the loo. Little Red Riding Hood has got a big surprise for the hungry Wolf. Wickedly funny fairy tales with bite!
Goldilocks is a nosey, thieving little louse. Cinderella's slipper is flushed down the loo. Little Red Riding Hood has got a big surprise for the hungry Wolf. Wickedly funny fairy tales with bite!
Published: 24/12/2013
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141350370
RRP: $16.95
Book Cover:  Matilda
When Matilda was one and a half she knew as many words as grown-ups.  By the age of three she had taught herself to read.  At four she asked her father for a book - but he told her to watch the telly instead.
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Published: 26/03/2014
Format: Misc.
ISBN: 9780141346793
RRP: $29.99
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Book Cover: The BFG

Every night, when the world is sleeping, big gruesome giants guzzle up whoppsy-whiffling human beans. And there's only one giant who can stop them - the BFG. He's the kindest giant there is and, with his friend Sophie in his top pocket, he sets out to rid the world of the Bloodbottler, the Fleshlumpeater and all their rotsome friends forever . . .

'You stay where you is in my pocket, huggybee,' he...

Every night, when the world is sleeping, big gruesome giants guzzle up whoppsy-whiffling human beans. And there's only one giant who can stop them - the BFG. He's the kindest giant there is and, with his...

Published: 19/09/2012
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141343013
RRP: $14.99
Book Cover: The Minpins
Beware the Terrible Bloodsuckling Toothpluckling Stonechuckling Spittler! When little Billy sneaks into the forest he meets thousands of tiny surprises: The Minpins.
Beware the Terrible Bloodsuckling Toothpluckling Stonechuckling Spittler! When little Billy sneaks into the forest he meets thousands of tiny surprises: The Minpins.
Published: 29/01/2014
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141350554
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Book Cover:  Fantastic Mr Fox (Colour Edition)
Mr Fox steals food from the horrible farmers Boggis, Bunce and Bean - one fat, one short, one lean.
Mr Fox steals food from the horrible farmers Boggis, Bunce and Bean - one fat, one short, one lean.
Published: 29/01/2014
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141348827
RRP: $16.99
Book Cover: The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me
Billy dreams of turning a weird old wooden house into a wonderful sweet-shop. But a giraffe, a pelly and a monkey already live inside! Soon they are friends, and when they meet the richest man in England Billy's scrumptious-galumptious dream just might come true . . .
Billy dreams of turning a weird old wooden house into a wonderful sweet-shop. But a giraffe, a pelly and a monkey already live inside! Soon they are friends, and when they meet the richest man in England Billy's scrumptious-galumptious dream just might come true . . .
Published: 29/01/2014
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141350578
RRP: $16.99
Published:01/09/2008
Format:Paperback, 288 pages
RRP:$9.95
price:AUD $9.95
ISBN-13:9780141037578
ISBN-10:0141037571
Publisher:Penguin UK

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23 Apr 2014
New novel by Steve Toltz to be published in 2015
Penguin Australia is delighted to have acquired the highly anticipated second novel by Steve Toltz, Quicksand, to be published in Australia and New Zealand next year.
Quicksand will also be published in the UK and elsewhere in the Commonwealth by Sceptre in 2015.

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