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Blake, Quentin

Overview
Works: 1,224 works in 6,126 publications in 40 languages and 173,134 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous stories  Poetry  Drama  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction  Humorous poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Editor, Other, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, Translator, Interviewee, Contributor, Correspondent, Recipient, Collector, 9pu, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.D1515, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Quentin Blake
 
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Most widely held works by Quentin Blake
Matilda by Roald Dahl( Book )

293 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 32 languages and held by 8,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matilda applies her untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security
The BFG by Roald Dahl( Book )

186 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 20 languages and held by 7,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kidsnatched from her orphange by a BFG (Big Friendly Giant), who spends his life blowing happy dreams to children, Sophie concocts with him a plan to save the world from nine other man-gobbling cannybull giants
Charlie and the chocolate factory by Roald Dahl( Book )

225 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 7,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each of five children lucky enough to discover an entry ticket into Mr. Willy Wonka's mysterious chocolate factory takes advantage of the situation in his own way
The witches by Roald Dahl( Book )

203 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 18 languages and held by 6,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and his Norwegian grandmother, who is an expert on witches, together foil a witches' plot to destroy the world's children by turning them into mice
The twits by Roald Dahl( Book )

151 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 15 languages and held by 5,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. and Mrs. Twit hate almost everything, including their trained monkeys, the Muggle -Wumps. But now the Muggle-Wumps want revenge
The enormous crocodile by Roald Dahl( Book )

148 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 4,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enormous crocodile devises secret plans and a few clever tricks to secure his lunch only to have them foiled by his neighbors
George's marvelous medicine by Roald Dahl( Book )

132 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 4,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George decides that his grumpy, selfish old grandmother must be a witch and concocts some marvelous medicine to take care of her
Esio Trot by Roald Dahl( Book )

101 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 4,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shy Mr. Hoppy devises a plan to win the heart of his true love by teaching her a spell to make her tortoise grow bigger
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl( Book )

92 editions published between 1889 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 4,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Mr. Fox and three mean farmers who want to destroy the fox and his family
Charlie and the great glass elevator : the further adventures of Charlie Bucket and Willy Wonka, chocolate-maker extraordinary by Roald Dahl( Book )

93 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 3,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking up where "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" leaves off, Charlie, his family, and Mr. Wonka find themselves launched into space in the great glass elevator
The giraffe and the pelly and me by Roald Dahl( Book )

109 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 3,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small boy with a desire to own a candy shop meets a window-washing team of a giraffe, a pelican, and a monkey and together they go to work for the wealthy Duke of Hampshire, who makes all their dreams come true
James and the giant peach : a children's story. by Roald Dahl( Book )

105 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 3,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach." -- Verso
Roald Dahl's Revolting rhymes by Roald Dahl( Book )

82 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous retellings in verse of six well-known fairy tales featuring surprise endings in place of the traditional happily-ever-after
Great day for up by Seuss( Book )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and held by 3,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhymed text and illustrations introduce the many meanings of "up."
Danny, the champion of the world by Roald Dahl( Book )

92 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 3,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny thinks the world of his father, but imagine his surprise when he finds out he's been breaking the law! Even grown-ups bend the rules sometimes, but Danny knows his father is still good, kind and clever and full of exciting ideas
The magic finger by Roald Dahl( Book )

68 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a little girl with magical powers. When someone makes her angry she zaps a punishment on them with her magic flashing finger
Roald Dahl's revolting recipes by Roald Dahl( Book )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 2,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recipes for Willy Wonka's Nutty Crunch Suprise, George's Marvelous Medicine Chicken Soup and other dishes featured in Roald Dahl's stories
Michael Rosen's sad book by Michael Rosen( Book )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author tells about all the emotions that accompany his sadness over the death of his son, and how he tries to cope
The vicar of Nibbleswicke by Roald Dahl( Book )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Reverend Lee is suffering from a rare and embarrassing condition: Back-to-Front Dyslexia
Dirty beasts by Roald Dahl( Book )

62 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roald Dahl's inimitable style and humor shine in this collection of poems about mischievous and mysterious animals. From Stingaling the scorpion to Crocky-Wock the crocodile, Dahl's animals are nothing short of ridiculous. A clever pig with an unmentionable plan to save his own bacon and an anteater with an unusually large appetite are among the characters created by Dahl in these timeless rhymes. This new, larger edition is perfect for reading aloud and makes Quentin Blake's celebrated illustrations even more enjoyable
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Great day for up
Alternative Names
Blake, Quentin

Blake, Quentin 1932-

Blake, Quentin Saxby 1932-

Blake-Yeoman, Quentin 1932-

Bleiks, Kventins

Blīk, Quintīn 1932-

Bŭlreik‘ŭ, K‘went‘in 1932-

Bureiku, Kuentin 1932-

Pŭlreik, K'oentin 1932-

Quentin Blake

Quentin Blake aglick ilustrtor a dětsk spisovatel

Quentin Blake britisk skribent

Quentin Blake Brits schrijver

Quentin Blake brittisk frfattare

Quentin Blake disegnatore, illustratore e scrittore britannico

Quentin Blake englischer Cartoonist

Куентин Блейк

בלייק, קוונטין

בליק, קונטין

בליק, קונטין 1932-

בליק, קונטן 1932-

کوئنتین بلیک نویسنده بریتانیایی

퀜틴 블레이크 영국의 일러스트레이터, 삽화가, 작가.

クェンティン・ブレイク

ブレイク, Q

ブレイク, クウェンティン

ブレイク, クェンティン

ブレイク, クエンティン

昆丁布雷克

Languages
English (1,230)

Spanish (194)

French (194)

Dutch (129)

Italian (121)

Catalan (70)

Polish (39)

German (38)

Swedish (34)

Slovenian (22)

Welsh (20)

Finnish (20)

Basque (16)

Chinese (14)

Galician (13)

Korean (13)

Czech (11)

Scots (9)

Afrikaans (9)

Russian (9)

Persian (8)

Danish (6)

Japanese (5)

Indonesian (5)

Turkish (5)

Hebrew (5)

Thai (5)

Portuguese (4)

Croatian (3)

Hungarian (3)

Arabic (2)

Romanian (2)

Norwegian (2)

Slovak (2)

Ukrainian (1)

Greek, Modern (1)

Frisian (1)

Sinhalese (1)

Albanian (1)

Esperanto (1)

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The BFGCharlie and the chocolate factoryThe witchesThe twitsThe enormous crocodileGeorge's marvelous medicineEsio TrotFantastic Mr. Fox