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The Magic Finger

Narrated by: Kate Winslet
Length: 26 mins
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Summary

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of The Magic Finger by Roald Dahl, read by Kate Winslet

'Well, that did it.

I saw red. 

And before I was able to stop myself, I did something I never meant to do.

I PUT THE MAGIC FINGER ON THEM ALL!'

©2014 Roald Dahl (P)2014 Penguin Books Limited

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too short but an ok story
it wasn't that had but not long at all
the part where the family's name is egg doesn't make sense but overall not bad

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The Magic Finger

I enjoyed the Magic Finger. I loved the Gregg family changing their name to Egg. l listened to it on mum's phone while I was following with he book I have from the library. I want it as a DVD. Amélie, 5 years old

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too short

I didnt realise how short the story was and my girls were a bit disappointed with it to be honest.

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great story<br />

ita a fun and mysterious book I would love to read it again but the chapters where short

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Under rated Roald Dahl classic, must listen.

I remember reading this book in school, I don't know why I always have been fixed by this story.

Then many years later I could not find the book again, but now I found it.

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I did not like the stereotyping unhappy 🥳 11 1 q 1v1 1 2 2. 1c

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great

loved it. great short book to start with. Especially for young kids about 5-7. recommend.

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Fantastic short story

Fantastic short story about giving some hunters a taste of their own medicine. Excellent children's book, I highly recommend this

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mixed feelings

much shorter than usual so expensive for what it is - but good though

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Cool book

LOVE IT and I love it and it has great graphics and I love it I love