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Author Dahl, Roald.

Title Esio Trot / Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake
Published London : Cape, 1990

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Description 62 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
regular print
Series Premier's Reading Challenge, 3-4
Premier's Reading Challenge, 3-4
Summary Mr. Hoppy, a retired bachelor, harbours a secret passion for his neighbour, Mrs. Silver. She, however, lavishes all her attention on another - Alfie, her pet tortoise. Mr. Hoppy plots to defeat his rival.
Analysis Children's stories in English, 1900-1945 - Texts
Notes Children's stories in English,. 1900-1945 - Texts (BNB/PRECIS)
Audience For 7-10 year old children
Notes Nestlé Children's Book Prize: 6-8 years, 1990 winner
Subject Courtship -- Juvenile fiction.
Pets -- Juvenile fiction.
Pets -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Pets -- Fiction.
Pets.
Tortoises -- Fiction
Turtles as pets -- Juvenile fiction.
Turtles -- Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Turtles -- Juvenile fiction.
Size -- Fiction.
Turtles -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Illustrated works.
Author Blake, Quentin.
LC no. 90180490
ISBN 0140347283 (Puffin pbk.)
0224027867