Tales of the Unexpected: Popular Penguins

Author: Roald Dahl

$9.95
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.
Price: $9.95

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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.
Published: 21/08/2013
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141346663
Book Cover:  Matilda (Theatre tie-in)
Here is Roald Dahl's original novel of a little girl with extraordinary powers. This much-loved story has recently been made into a wonderful new musical, adapted by Dennis Kelly with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin.
Here is Roald Dahl's original novel of a little girl with extraordinary powers. This much-loved story has recently been made into a wonderful new musical, adapted by Dennis Kelly with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin.
Published: 19/01/2015
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141341248
Book Cover:  Roald Dahl's Marvellous Joke Book
From chocolate-covered chickens to grizzly grouchy grandmas and the disgusting Twists, this fantabulous book of fantastically funny jokes will keep you and your friends chuckling for hours.
From chocolate-covered chickens to grizzly grouchy grandmas and the disgusting Twists, this fantabulous book of fantastically funny jokes will keep you and your friends chuckling for hours.
Published: 24/10/2012
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141340555
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
Book Cover:  Matilda
Matilda Wormwood is an extraordinary genius with really stupid parents.\r\nMiss Trunchbull is her terrifying headmistress who thinks all her pupils are rotten little stinkers.
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Published: 24/07/2013
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141345161
Book Cover:  Skin and Other Stories
Filled with intrigue and suspense, these unexpected, surprise-twist stories will leave you spellbound . . .
Filled with intrigue and suspense, these unexpected, surprise-twist stories will leave you spellbound . . .
Published: 23/10/2013
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ISBN: 9780141347875
Book Cover:  Witches: Plays for Children
Dare you take on the role of the Grand High Witch?David Wood has created seven short plays to read and perform. With notes on simple staging, props and costumes, the plays can be produced with the minimum of experience and resources.
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Published: 26/11/2001
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Book Cover:  James & the Giant Peach: A Play
This dramatization of Roald Dahl's hugely popular book can be staged in school, acted out at home or simply read together by a group of friends. With suggestions for staging, props and lighting.
This dramatization of Roald Dahl's hugely popular book can be staged in school, acted out at home or simply read together by a group of friends. With suggestions for staging, props and lighting.
Published: 01/09/1982
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780140314649
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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03 Aug 2015
BOOKTOPIA ACQUIRES BOOKWORLD AND ANGUS & ROBERTSON ONLINE
 Melbourne 11.30am, 3 August 2015: Penguin Random House Australia CEO Gabrielle Coyne today announced the sale of Bookworld, the online book retailer that operates bookworld.com.au and angusrobertson.com.au, to Booktopia.The transaction will bring together Australia’s two largest online book businesses.Coyne said “As publishers, connecting authors with readers is at the core of what we do and a strong online player is but one of the many ways this happens.

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