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Matilda"s masterpiece

Anderson, Mary

Matilda"s masterpiece

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art thefts -- Fiction.,
  • Mystery and detective stories.

  • About the Edition

    When she practically witnesses the theft of a valuable painting, twelve-year-old Mattie does her own detective work to trap the thief.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMary Anderson ; illustrated by Sal Murdorca.
    ContributionsMurdocca, Sal.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.A5444 Mav
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p. :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4898192M
    ISBN 100689305656
    LC Control Number76040981
    OCLC/WorldCa2425281

    Matilda is a children's novel by British writer Roald was published in by Jonathan Cape in London, with pages and illustrations by Quentin was adapted as an audio reading by Joely Richardson, a feature film, a two-part BBC Radio 4 program starring Nicola McAuliffe as Matilda and narrated by Lenny Henry, and a musical.


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