August 14, 2014
"The books transported her into new worlds and introduced her to amazing people who lived exciting lives. She went on olden-day sailing ships with Joseph Conrad. She went to Africa with Ernest Hemingway and to India with Rudyard Kipling. She travelled all over the world while sitting in her little room in an English village."

— Roald Dahl, Matilda

March 14, 2013

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March 7, 2013

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November 9, 2012
Fictional Characters Reading Books: Books Read by Matilda Wormwood in Roald Dahl’s Matilda

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September 12, 2012

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August 22, 2011

“She went on olden-day sailing ships with Joseph Conrad. She went to Africa with Ernest Hemingwayand to India with Rudyard Kipling. She travelled all over the world while sitting in her little room in an English village.”

“She went on olden-day sailing ships with Joseph Conrad. She went to Africa with Ernest Hemingwayand to India with Rudyard Kipling. She travelled all over the world while sitting in her little room in an English village.”

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August 14, 2011

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