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The Twits / Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake.

By: Dahl, Roald, 1916-1990 [author.].
Contributor(s): Blake, Quentin, 1932- [author,, illustrator.] | Ayoade, Richard, 1977- [author,, narrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 1980Description: 80 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780141365497; 0224018558 ; 0140314067 ; 014131138X ; 9780141358666.Subject(s): Tricks -- Children's fiction | Revenge -- Children's fictionSummary: Mr and Mrs Twit are Twits. They are also extremely nasty. So the Muggle-Wump monkeys and the Roly-Poly bird hatch an ingenious plan to give them just the ghastly surprise they deserve.
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Children's Fiction DAHL (Browse shelf) Checked out 07/02/2019 i2147171
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Children's Fiction DAHL (Browse shelf) Available i2171190
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

<p>Phizzwhizzing new cover look and branding for the World's NUMBER ONE Storyteller!</p> <p>Mr Twit is a foul and smelly man with bits of cornflake and sardine in his beard.<br> Mrs Twit is a horrible old hag with a glass eye.<br> Together they make the nastiest couple you could ever hope not to meet.<br> Down in their garden, the Twits keep Muggle-Wump the monkey and his family locked in a cage. But not for much longer, because the monkeys are planning to trick the terrible Twits and make their escape, once and for all . . .</p> <p>And now you can listen to THE TWITS and other Roald Dahl audiobooks read by some very famous voices, including Kate Winslet, David Walliams and Steven Fry - plus there are added squelchy soundeffects from Pinewood Studios!</p> <p>Also look out for new Roald Dahl apps in the App store and Google Play- including the disgusting TWIT OR MISS! and HOUSE OF TWITS inspired by the revolting Twits.</p>

Originally published: without accompanying CD. London: Jonathan Cape, 1980.

Accompanied by CD in cardboard pocket attached to foldout back cover.

CD contains the story read aloud by Richard Ayoade (runtime 57:25).

Mr and Mrs Twit are Twits. They are also extremely nasty. So the Muggle-Wump monkeys and the Roly-Poly bird hatch an ingenious plan to give them just the ghastly surprise they deserve.

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