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Matilda by Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake

Rating: ★★★★★

Genre: Middle grade lit, children’s lit

Synopsis: Matilda is smarter than most people her age.  She devours books like they’re candy, and multiplication is no problem for her.  175 more words

On Minding One's Manners: Beatrix Potter's The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots

Potter, Beatrix. The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots. Illus. Quentin Blake. Frederic Warne-Penguin, 2016.

 Just before Christmas, our local educational television channel, Knowledge Network telecast the Channel 4 television 2016 documentary… 1,550 more words

Book Review

The BFG - Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake. Reviewed by Abigail (8)

One dark night Sophia wakes up at midnight . She sees a 40 feet tall person and thinks it must be a GIANT!It was the BFG(big friendly giant.)The BFG isn’t the only GAINT, there are 9 other giants which are 50 feet tall.

This book is very funny.

Children's Books

SA animated short up for an Oscar

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BY BILLY SUTER 

SOUTH Africa has scored an Oscar nomination at the 90th Academy Awards for the animation film Revolting Rhymes, produced by Triggerfish, which received a nomination in the category Best Animated Short Film. 393 more words

Cinema

"Mr Stink stank. He also stunk. And if it was correct English to say he stinked, then he stinked as well…” // Review of "Mr Stink" by David Walliams

Title: Mr Stink
Author: David Walliams
Genre: Children’s fiction
Date Read: 11/01/2018 – 12/01/2018
Rating: ★★★

Review:

After seeing the TV adaptation of Mr Stink over Christmas, I thought I would like to check out the book it was based on. 276 more words

Books

Form 5 Illustrations

Inspired by Quentin Blake and David Gentleman. Pen and ink with watercolours.

Art

London Day Trip 20th Jan 2018 Part 2: Arrival, Granary Square, Reagent Canal and the House of Illustration

I had never been to the area around Reagent canal/ Granary Square before, but it is only 5minutes from Kings Cross / St Pancreas and it’s area worth remembering. 261 more words

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