George's marvellous medicine / Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Publication year: 2014
Publisher: London : Puffin,
ISBN: 9780141348803 (pbk.) :
Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1981.
This is a funny story which tells the tale of George and his Grandma. When he can't stand her bad habits any longer, he decides to cure her nastiness for good. He concocts a very special medicine which is as nasty as she is - with explosive results.
81 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 27 cm
George a young boy has to stay at home with his grandmother whilst his dad is at work and mum shopping. Mum tells George to give grandmother her medicine but George doesn’t like her as she is grumpy. So he decides to make is own medicine. When he gives it to grandmother strange things happen she grows really big. That big she grows through the roof. When he gives her more it makes her really small. This book is very funny and is suitable for ages 6 – 14 years. I would highly recommend reading it.
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