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Esio trot

By: Dahl, Roald Blake, Quentin(Illustrated by)

Part of the Puffin Fiction series
0141311339 / 9780141311333
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United Kingdom
20 cm 55p. : ill.
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Quiz No: 200493, Points 1.00, Book Level 4.40,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More
Reprint. Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1990.

A shy man, Mr Hoppy has only the courage for polite conversation with Mrs Silver, as she tends her pet tortoise Alfie, on the balcony below.

But, when he learns that her dearest wish is for Alfie to grow bigger, he hatches a plan involving a giant pair of metal claws and 140 tortoises.


YFB General fiction (Children's / Teenage)


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