The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me

A giraffe with an incredible expanding neck, a pelican with a magical retractable beak and a wonderfully agile dancing monkey team up together to create the most amazing ladderless window-cleaning company ever! But when they clean the glittering palace of England’s richest Duke, they are soon rescuing the Duchess’s jewels from a fearsome villain!

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  • liked it

    3 STAR Funny and interesting but short. To be honest I wouldn’t say that I love it though

    15 July 2017

  • I love how they make a window cleaning service.

    9 March 2014

  • I like this book because the author has used interesting animals for different jobs.

    17 January 2014

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    I love the story and the characters!

    9 March 2013

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    20 December 2011

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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.

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