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The BFG Audiobook

The BFG

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Publisher's Summary

Penguin presents Roald Dahl's The BFG, read by actor, writer, and Britain's Got Talent judge David Walliams. This audiobook features original music and sound design by Pinewood film studios.

The BFG is a nice and jumbly giant. In fact, he is the only big friendly giant in Giant Country. All the other giants are big bonecrunching brutes, and now the BFG and his friend Sophie must stop them guzzling up little human beans - with some help from Her Majester, the Queen.

David Walliams is a multi-award winning British comedian, actor, and writer, best known for the comedy series Little Britain; but his acting work includes plays, dramas, and films. He is also the author of five hugely successful children's books, including two illustrated by Quentin Blake - Roald Dahl's favourite illustrator.

©2014 Roald Dahl (P)2014 Penguin Books Limited

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    Keng 08-26-16
    Keng 08-26-16
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    "Great story for experienced readers"

    Never listened/read a children's book before so was not used to the format of writing.

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    Leo Saumure 07-07-16
    Leo Saumure 07-07-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Never read this as a child"

    A marvelous little book that I didn't have a chance to read as a child, but enjoyed nonetheless as an adult.

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    Choi 03-12-16
    Choi 03-12-16 Member Since 2016
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    "fantastic story for children!"

    this is very exciting story. I love Roald Dahl's books. I'll let my daughter read his books.

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    Kelly 11-11-15
    Kelly 11-11-15
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    "the big is grate"

    $centaur xrggyyu szzzz assessment rrfff dfff edgy drug dfff rggy drthhkydgf dfg g⌚💲💳💰💵💴💶💷💸💱💱💸💷💶💴💵💰💲💳⌚⌚❤👍☺ 😙😘 😻

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  • M SAN JOSE GRANT
    2/23/15
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    "The best book ever"

    I am 8 and I love all the Roald Dahl books!
    It was really well read and I listened to it in 3 days. I had to keep asking my mummy for her I pad to listen to the rest.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Jo
    1/12/15
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    "GREAT"

    This is the best book I ever read!!

    It was really well written and read. Wow can books get any better.

    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
  • Gareth
    6/11/16
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    "Best book ever in the world"

    I have 15 books and It is the best of all of my books even the new one. We all love it it's epic we all like it. It's really good for long periods of time. If you mark its 100 out of 100

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Mark Doyle
    Gloucester
    1/23/15
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    "Great listen"

    Loved this book as a child and it is still brilliant. Well read and even the sound effects helped with the flow of the story. Worth a listen.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    3/29/17
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    "The bfg"

    I am 8 and I love all of Dahl's book . Highly recommended to everyone

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • hedgehog
    3/11/17
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    "Great book"

    One of the best narrated books, fantastic children's classic brought to life. Length of the book also makes it great value.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • R. D.
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    2/26/17
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    "A really well read great story."
    Would you listen to The BFG again? Why?

    I would listen to this again and again.


    What does David Walliams bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

    David Walliams brings the story and characters to life.


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • David R
    Bradford U.K
    1/12/17
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    "Classic story told very well"

    David Walliams delivers a very good performance of this classic Dahl story. I would encourage parents to buy this and play it to their children if they are unable to read the book themselves to their children.

    This is the story of a young girl who is befriended by the Big Friendly Giant (The BFG). They go on an adventure together which includes the Queen of England no less. They team up with the British army and Royal Air Force to travel back to the land of the giants and bring back the rest of the giants, who are big but definitely not friendly!

    Together they bring back to England all the bad giants and put them in a hole do the 'human beans' can see them as they eat only the horrible Snozcumber.

    In the end the BFG is made the official Royal Dream Blower, responsible for blowing good dreams in through the bedroom windows of children. As well as capturing the bad dreams so children don't get scared.

    I enjoyed reading this book when I was a child and I enjoy listening to it even now as a 38year old.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Daniele Nogueira Milani
    8/22/17
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    "It's a wonderful story!"

    It's a wonderful story about overcoming and friendship! I recommend to everyone, adults and children.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Nicola mclean
    8/13/17
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    "fantastic audio book"

    David Wallims told the story perfectly. He really got into the characters. Great first book.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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