James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl

A young boy named James, after being orphaned and forced to live with his cruel aunts, embarks on a magical adventure inside a giant peach. Alongside a group of anthropomorphic insects who also reside in the peach, James navigates through a series of fantastical events, including battling pirate-like creatures and flying across the Atlantic Ocean to New York City. This whimsical journey helps James escape his miserable life and find a new family amongst his insect friends.

The 745th greatest book of all time


Published
1961
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
100-160
Words
39,000
Original Language
English

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