The Enormous Crocodile
The Enormous Crocodile is incredibly hungry-and incredibly greedy. His favorite meal is a plump, juicy little child, and he intends to gobble up as many of them as he can! But when the other animals in the jungle join together to put an end to his nasty schemes, the Enormous Crocodile learns a... show more
The Enormous Crocodile is incredibly hungry-and incredibly greedy. His favorite meal is a plump, juicy little child, and he intends to gobble up as many of them as he can! But when the other animals in the jungle join together to put an end to his nasty schemes, the Enormous Crocodile learns a lesson he won't soon forget. Dahl's wicked humor is as delightful as ever in this new, larger edition of a hilarious favorite. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Publish date: March 24th 2003
Pages no: 32
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Middle Grade
, Picture Books
I have read most of Roald Dahl's children's book, but there were a few I hadn't read, and I am planning on reading those as I want to have read all of this amazing author's books. I found this one at my library (lucky, since it is English), and I decided that operation: Read all of Roald Dahl's B...
This story is quite humorous
Some authors, I think, you really have to encounter in childhood in order to fully appreciate them. I definitely feel that way about Dahl. For whatever reason, he wasn't a part of my childhood and I 'get' him about 50% of the time. I love James and the Giant Peach and I adore Charlie and the Choc...
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!
I will never forget the picture of the crocodile dressing up as a palm tree. It had me laughing for hours!