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Roald Dahl's greatest heroine, now in Penguin Classics for the first time

'These books gave Matilda a hopeful and comforting message: you are not alone'
Matilda is the story of a brilliant and sensitive girl who refuses to submit to the cruelty of the adult world, and instead channels her anger and sense of isolation into heroic action. In his depiction of the monstrous Wormwoods and psychotic Miss Trunchbull, Dahl created some of his most memorable villains; and in Matilda, he created his greatest and best-loved heroine - an enduring emblem of resistance in the face of tyranny for more than thirty years.

Formats & editions

  • Matilda
    Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake

    Paperback

    9780241417119

    October 15, 2019

    Penguin Classics

    144 pages

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  • Hardback

    9780141361604

    October 31, 2016

    Puffin

    256 pages

    RRP $24.00

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  • Paperback

    9780141365466

    March 30, 2016

    Puffin

    256 pages

    RRP $21.00

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  • Paperback

    9780141346342

    June 26, 2013

    Puffin

    256 pages

    RRP $17.99

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  • Paperback

    9780141805627

    April 4, 2005

    Puffin

    1 pages

    RRP $21.00

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  • Audio CD

    9780141370354

    June 1, 2016

    Puffin

    4 pages

    RRP $40.00

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