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George's Marvelous Medicine - Community Reviews back

by Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake
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Sushant1606 rated it 6 months ago
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Elentarri's Book Blog rated it 3 years ago
George's Marvellous Medicine is a very short children's book that is enhanced by Quentin Blake's quirky illustrations. George's grandmother isn't very nice so he decides to make her a new medicine with the hopes of improving her temperament. However, things don't go as planned and George manages to ...
Calyre rated it 3 years ago
"Pour cochons. Contre les démangeaisons, les pieds trop sensibles, les queues sans tire-bouchon et autres cochonneries. Une pilule par jour. Dans les cas graves, on peut en donner deux. Attention! ne jamais dépasser cette dose, sinon le cochon sautera au plafond"!Ses pieds étaient au rez-de-chaussée...
Not Quite Home
Not Quite Home rated it 4 years ago
I really enjoyed George's Marvelous Medicine. Having had a truly wicked crazy grandmother, myself, I related to George's plight and probably enjoyed his experiment with the craven old lady just a little too much! How fun! I'm inspired to write a verse in response: Roald Dahl's got it all There's...
KizunaYueMichaelis rated it 6 years ago
Not one of Roald Dahl's best. But the illustrations are as good and funny as ever.
Nyx Book Reviews
Nyx Book Reviews rated it 6 years ago
This is the first time I read this book, and I love the humour Dahl has in his children's books. He stays very close to a child's perception. I can't count the times I made witch brews out of the most random things (usually I was sent outside to make them so I wouldn't make a mess). It would have le...
Mikela rated it 7 years ago
I recently received a box of books that my daughter had shipped to me for safe keeping and nestled in amongst all those text books on economics, environmental studies and globalization was this little paperback, one that I’d never read before. That would never do – I’m a sucker for kid’s books and l...
Book Talk
Book Talk rated it 7 years ago
Not Roald Dahl's best work.
sarah rated it 7 years ago
Soooooo, the theme of this book is revenge. George is a young lad who dislikes his awful grandmother, so he mixes up a poisonous potion and gives it to her in place of her medicine. Hilarity ensues! Eventually he succeeds in killing her!So, wow, this was an ordeal from the very first page. The littl...
grapeapril75 rated it 8 years ago
Fantastic book for kids! So imaginative and creative. Easy read that children will find delightful!Roald Dahl is always brilliant! His stories and rhymes are fun and entertaining! Some of my all time favorites!! Such a great way to entertain children and get them interested in reading!
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