A REAL WITCH spends all her time plotting to get rid of the children in her particular territory. Her passion is to do away with them, one by one. It is all she thinks. Children's Books - Dahl, Roald - The Witches. Home · Children's Books - Dahl, Children's Books - Dahl, Roald - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Read more. 32 Read Free Ebook http pdf e bookpopular com book X PDF Download The Witches Read Full EbookThe Witches by Roald Dahl at OnRead com.

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The Witches is a children's fantasy horror novel by the British writer Roald Dahl. It was published in by Jonathan Cape in London, with illustrations by. Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The Witches, and a treasury of creative, original Buckinghamshire village, the UK, where today the Roald Dahl Museum and Story . 1. ROALD DAHL'S. THE WITCHES. ADAPTED BY DAVID WOOD. PUFFIN BOOKS. An Imprint of Penguin Group (USA). THE WITCHES. CHARACTERS: BOY.

When the grandmother becomes ill with pneumonia, the doctor orders her to cancel a planned holiday in Norway.

Instead, they go to a luxury hotel in Bournemouth on England's south coast. The boy is training his pet mice in the hotel ballroom when the "Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children" show up for their annual meeting. The boy realizes that this is the yearly gathering of England's witches when one of them reaches underneath her hair to scratch at her scalp with a gloved hand, but is trapped in the room. A young woman goes on stage and removes her entire face, which is a mask, revealing herself to be the Grand High Witch herself.

She expresses displeasure at the English witches' failure to eliminate enough children and demands that they exterminate the lot of them before the next meeting. The Grand High Witch unveils her master plan: all of England's witches are to download sweet shops with money printed from her magical money-making machine and give away free sweets and chocolates laced with her latest creation, "Formula 86 delayed-action mouse-maker", a magic potion which, with a single drop, turns the consumer into a mouse at a specified time.

The intent is that the children's teachers and parents can kill the transformed children. To demonstrate, the Grand High Witch turns a gluttonous child named Bruno Jenkins who is lured to the convention hall by the promise of free chocolate into a mouse.

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Shortly after, the witches detect the narrator's presence and corner him. The Grand High Witch then pours an entire bottle of Formula 86 down the narrator's throat, instantly turning him into a mouse. The transformed child retains his sentience, personality and even his voice. After tracking down Bruno, the transformed boy returns to his grandmother's hotel room and tells her what he has learned.

He suggests turning the tables on the witches by slipping the potion into their food. With some difficulty, he manages to get his hands on a bottle of the potion from the Grand High Witch's room. After an attempt to return Bruno to his parents fails spectacularly, mainly due to Mrs.

Jenkins's fear of mice, the grandmother takes Bruno and the narrator to the dining hall. The narrator enters the kitchen, where he pours the potion into the green pea soup intended for the witches' dinner.


On the way back from the kitchen, a cook spots the narrator and chops off part of his tail with a carving knife, before he manages to escape back to his grandmother.

Fortunately, a boy overhears their villainous scheming.

Unfortunately, he's turned into a mouse before you can say Jack Robi— 4. James and the Giant Peach An everyday story of evil aunts Sponge and Spiker , a giant, flying fruit the peach of the title inhabited by characterful, giant insects including the Old-Green-Grasshopper and, of course, James himself. Lots of funny policemen, too. George's Marvellous Medicine George's grandma is such a groucher, a grumbler and a griper that he decides to mix up some medicine to try to cure her of her nastiness.

As with The results are explosive!

Fantastic Mr Fox Mr Fox is the good guy, looking out for his foxy family at least that's how he sees it. Farmers Boggis, Bunce and Bean are certainly the baddies.

In this battle of wits between farmer and "vermin", Mr Fox is tunnelling for food whilst the farmers are trying to dig him out. A simple tale told as only Dahl can.

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The Giraffe, the Pelly and Me A giraffe with an extending neck, a pelican with a bucket-sized beak, a dancing monkey and a boy with big ideas join forces to create the Ladderless Window-Cleaning Company. Their biggest job?

To clean all — yes, six hundred and seventy-seven — of the Duke of Hampshire's windows. Expect chaos in this lavishly illustrated silliness.

Esio Trot Spell "Esio Trot" backwards and you get the word "tortoise", which should give you a clue as to how crazy this very short novel is. It's about Mr Hoppy's unrequited love for Mrs Silver downstairs who, in turn, only has eyes for her pet tortoise, Alfie. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Dahl's best-known book has everything: grotesque characters, ludicrous situations and, of course, chocolate!She loves her grandson a lot.

Where was the formula hidden?

Shortly after arriving back in England, while the boy is working on the roof of his tree-house, he sees a strange woman in black staring up at him with an eerie smile, and he quickly registers that she is a witch.

The boy is training his pet mice in the hotel ballroom when the "Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children" show up for their annual meeting. What happened to Lukes grandmother with only three weeks of summer left?

Why is he living with her? What do Luke and his grandmother plan to do in Norway?

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