Book Reviews of George's Marvelous Medicine

George's Marvelous Medicine
George's Marvelous Medicine
Author: Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
ISBN-13: 9780590032742
ISBN-10: 0590032747
Publication Date: 1997
Pages: 88
Rating:
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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4.1 stars, based on 49 ratings
Publisher: Scholastic
Book Type: Unknown Binding
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Roald Dahl's wonderfully macabre sense of humor fills this story with absurd but believable high jinks. Grandma is a more than average grouchy curmudgeon and George innocently (well, so it sounds) sets out to change her.
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DD and I loved this book. DD has become a Roald Dahl fan and won't let me repost any of his books we have! This book is fun to read to young listeners using voices and lots of expression!

George has a nasty grandmother, so he decided to wreak revenge with a special concoction he mixes up, using everything and anything around his house. Hilarious results!
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I like how the kid wants to turn his grandma into a cow! She must've been pretty mean.
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Good book about a boy helping his Grandma find a cure for her grouchiness.
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Paperback binding.
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This is a really funny book, I have always liked Roald Dahl's books because of the humor in them. :)
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Well, I heard (read?) an interview of Roald Dahl talking about being kind with everyone, yet his books are very mean-spirited. He's basically encouraging witchhunts with his books.
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George decides his grandmother's medicine isn't doing the job, and cooks up a batch himself, with hilarious results.
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George prepares a special medicine to cure Grandma of her grouchiness. What a surprise when George sees the results of his mixture!
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Great read!
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Georg is going to fix a strong medication to cure grouchy granma...
a remedy for everything. And George knows just what to put into it but both of them are going to be surprised when they see the results of his mixture.
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A taste of her own medicine. George is alone in the house with Grandma. The most horrid, grizzly old grunion of a grandma ever. She needs something stronger than her usual medicine to cure her grouchiness. A special grandma medicine, a remedy for everything. And George knows just what to put into it. Grandma's in for the surprise of her life--and so is George, when he sees the results of his mixture.
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A taste of her own medicine.

George is alone in the house with Grandma. The most horrid, grizzly old grunion of a grandma ever.

She needs something stronger then her usual medicine to cure her grouchiness.

A special grandma medicine, a remedy for everything. And George knows just what to put in it.

Grandma's in for the surprise of her life--and so is George, when he sees the results of his mixture!