The Enormous Crocodile: Book and CD

Now with a lip-licking story CD read by Stephen Fry! Are you a plump, juicy kid? Say hello to the Enormous Crocodile. But beware! Don’t let him gobble you up! This fiendish villain’s tummy is grumbling, and he has a horrible plan. He’s hunting through the jungle, the playground and the funfair, looking for something juicy and delicious to snap up for his lunch. His sharp teeth sparkle like knives in the sun. He’s looking for SOMEONE WHO LOOKS LIKE YOU!

  • A cheeky Dahl favourite with a side-splitting ending
  • Includes a read-along story CD narrated by Stephen Fry
  • Full of Quentin Blake’s mouthwateringly funny artwork
  • Perfect for younger readers who are gaining confidence

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    Roald Dahl

    Roald Dahl is probably the best loved children’s author ever, creator of iconic characters like Matilda, Willy Wonka and the BFG!


    Roald Dahl has won many awards for his books including the Whitbread Award for The Witches in 1983, the Smarties Award in 1990 for Esio Trot and the Blue Peter prize for Matilda in 2000. In 2008 the Roald Dahl estate launched an award in his name – the Roald Dahl Funny Prize.

  • Awards

    Quentin Blake was awarded the 2012 Eleanor Farjeon prize for services to children’s literature.

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