Matilda Wormwood is an extraordinary child with thoroughly ordinary and rather unpleasant parents, who are contemptuous of their daughter's prodigious talents. But underestimating Matilda proves to be a huge mistake, as they, along with her vile headmistress Miss Trunchbull, are soon to discover...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nosajeel - LibraryThing
I absolutely loved reading Matilda to my children--and they loved it too. A lot of books are called Dickensian just because they are set in Victorian England, depict poverty, or have complicated plots ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - TPauSilver - LibraryThing
Like a lot of people here, I suspect, I grew up with Matilda. I have to say that coming back to it as an adult it had a lot more trick-playing in it than I remember. I think I just forgot that. It's a ... Read full review