To pay Mrs Twit back for the worms in his spaghetti, Mr Twit thought up a really clever nasty trick.
On a dark, silvery moonlit night, Sophie is snatched from her bed by a giant. Luckily it is the Big Friendly Giant, the BFG, who only eats snozzcumbers and glugs frobscottle. But there are other giants in Giant Country. Fifty foot brutes who gallop far and wide every night to find human beans to eat. Can Sophie and her friend the BFG stop them?
Roald Dahl's greatest heroine, now in Penguin Classics for the first time.
The rule would be this: Whatever he saw, if it was runny or powdery or gooey, in it went.
Beware. Real witches dress in ordinary clothes and look like ordinary women. But they are not ordinary. They are always plotting and scheming with murderous, bloodthirsty thoughts - and they hate children.
An inventive collection for older children and adults alike, Rhyme Stew bubbles over with Roald Dahl's extraordinary humour and imagination.
The Enormous Crocodile is planning what to have for his lunch. This foul fiend - the greediest croc in the whole river - wants to eat something juicy and delicious. His teeth sparkle like knives in the sun and he's getting hungrier and hungrier. But what can the greedy grumptious brute guzzle up?
‘My jewels! Somebody’s stolen my jewels!’
‘I do actually happen to know how to make tortoises grow faster, if that’s really what you want.’
A gorgeous new edition of this hilarious classic anthology of moral instruction!
Get ready for a bug-tastic adventure full of facts and activities with James and his giant insect gang!
Special 80th birthday edition of this joyous celebration of the art of ageing, from the masterly pen of one of the world's favourite illustrators.
Welcome to the wonderful world of Quentin Blake! Collected here are his best-loved characters, classic stories and marvellous rhymes – together for the first time in a treasury to be shared and enjoyed by all.
Hilarity ensues from a most unlikely pair of heroines in this picture book, illustrated by the wonderful Quentin Blake.
A classic, exuberant, rhyming picture book from the much-loved Quentin Blake.
A wonderfully funny rhyme by one of Britain’s best loved author-illustrators.
Learn your colours in this board book with bite!
Starring the Enormous Crocodile, this is an ABC book with bite!
Legendary Quentin Blake invites you to dive into the year with twelve wonderfully illustrated seasonal rhymes that will have you chuckling all the year round!
Amazing record compilers John Yeoman and Quentin Blake covered 18,291 miles by railway, sedan chair and diving bell to collect their astonishing information!
A funny and touching story about the magic of Christmas, translated and illustrated by Quentin Blake
Discover the amazing story of a little horse with an unusual gift from the much-loved author-illustrator duo of John Yeoman and Quentin Blake.