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Product description

Is it the mad plot, the cute tortoises or Quentin Blake’s colour pictures? What’s your best bit? The master of funny makes tortoises super-cool in this cheeky tale. You’ll be tickled right out of your shell. Shy Mr Hoppy, a retired bachelor, harbours a secret passion for the lovely Mrs Silver. Sadly, she lavishes all her affection on Alfie: her pet tortoise! So Mr Hoppy dreams up a daring plan to win the love of his lady. It involves a cryptic riddle and 140 tortoises. What could possibly go wrong?

  • A hilarious and heartwarming Roald Dahl classic
  • The short and simple text is ideal for younger fans
  • Wonderful full-colour artwork by Quentin Blake
  • Shown on TV starring Judy Dench and Dustin Hoffman

Product Details

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9780141369389

Publisher

Puffin

Date published

September 1st, 2016

Condition

New

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Author/Illustrator

Roald Dahl

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