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Extract | James and the Giant Peach by Roald DahlHe spent his childhood in England and, at age eighteen, went to work for the Shell Oil Company in Africa. At the age of twenty-six he moved to Washington, D. His first stories were written as entertainment for his own children, to whom many of his books are dedicated. Roald Dahl is now considered one of the most beloved storytellers of our time. Toggle navigation. New to eBooks.
James and the Giant Peach
Now allow us to introduce you to the seven very unusual insects who are waiting to take you on a magical adventure in this juicy extract The creatures, some sitting on chairs, others reclining on a sofa, were all watching him intently. An insect is usually something rather small, is it not? A grasshopper, for example, is an insect. So what would you call it if you saw a grasshopper as large as a dog? As large as a large dog.
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After his dear parents are eaten by an enormous and angry rhinoceros, escaped from the London Zoo, James Henry Trotter spends his next four years doing the bidding of the most odious and awful of relatives, Aunt Sponge and Aunt Spiker. His life seems hopeless until the day he encounters a strange old guy who gives him a sack of glowing green magical crystals made from crocodile tongues. James mixes the crystals with water and ten of his own hairs, as instructed, but trips and spills it on the ground under a gnarled peach tree.