The Magic Finger

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By Roald Dahl
Publisher Puffin Books
The Magic Finger
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From the bestselling author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The BFG comes the story of a young girl with an incredible power! To the Gregg family, hunting is just plain fun. To the girl who lives next door, its just plain horrible. She tries to be polite. She tries to talk them out of it, but the Greggs only laugh at her. Then one day the Greggs go too far, and the little girl turns her Magic Finger on them. When shes very, very angry, the little girls Magic Finger takes over. She really cant control it, and now its turned the Greggs into birds! Before they know it, the Greggs are living in a nest, and thats just the beginning of their problems.

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3721 words3,721 words
96 pages96 pages
Lexile 560LLexile 560L
Grade 1 to 5Grade 1 to 5
Age 6-10Age 6-10
Published 2009Published 2009

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Book ISBN:

0142413852

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