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Billy and the Minpins / Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake.

By: Dahl, Roald, 1916-1990 [author.].
Contributor(s): Blake, Quentin, 1932- [author,, illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 1991Description: 91 pages ; col. ill. ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780141377537; 9780141350554; 0224028995 .Uniform titles: The Minpins / Subject(s): Monsters -- Children's fiction | Adventure and adventurers -- Children's fiction | Dwarfs -- Children's fiction | Imagination -- Children's fiction | Magic -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Fantasy fiction.DDC classification: [Fic.] Summary: Tired of being good, and despite warnings, Little Billy ventures into the big, black, secret "Forest of Sin" where he encounters the Minpins and the awesome Red-Hot Smoke-Belching Gruncher!
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<p> A BRAND-NEW EDITION, ILLUSTRATED IN GLORIOUS FULL COLOUR BY QUENTIN BLAKE FOR THE FIRST TIME. </p> <p>Billy's mum says he must never go out through the garden gate and explore the dark forest beyond. So, one day, that's exactly what he does!</p> <p>There he meets the Minpins, tiny tree-dwelling people whose children are the size of matchsticks. They live in fear of the terrible, galloping GRUNCHER. Will it gobble Billy too - or can he find a way to defeat the hungry beast?</p>

For 7-10 year olds -- Education Services, Wellington, N.Z.

Originally published: Jonathan Cape, 1991.

Tired of being good, and despite warnings, Little Billy ventures into the big, black, secret "Forest of Sin" where he encounters the Minpins and the awesome Red-Hot Smoke-Belching Gruncher!

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