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User Review  - oldandnewbooksmell - LibraryThing

Sophie is an orphan who gets taken away one night by the Big Friendly Giant, aka BFG, to Giant Country after seeing him through her window. There, BFG tells Sophie all about the other giants who go ... Read full review

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User Review  - steller0707 - LibraryThing

I cannot be right all the time. Quite often I is left instead of right - The BFG I read this on the recommendation from my grandson, and my daughter, his mother, that I should really get to know Roald ... Read full review

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User Review  - Robinsonstef - LibraryThing

Sophie is captured late one night, as can happen when one can’t fall asleep. Luckily for her, the giant who took her is not like the rest of his kind, for he is kind and gentle (a little on the short ... Read full review

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User Review  - sweetiegherkin - LibraryThing

Eight-year-old Sophie is looking out the orphanage window during the 'witching hour' and espies a giant, who plucks her up and takes her back with him to 'giant country,' where he explains he is a Big ... Read full review

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User Review  - stef7sa - LibraryThing

Funny story, espescially when read out loud I think with all the ridiculous words the BFG is using. I am curious now about how translators managed so I'll have a look at the Dutch version for fun. Read full review

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User Review  - Nicholepeterse - LibraryThing

This is a cute story of two unlikely friends, a giant and an orphan. The book starts with Sophie in an orphanage and being taken in the middle of the night by the BFG. The go back to Giants land where ... Read full review

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User Review  - jwurtel - LibraryThing

The BFG by Roald Dahl tells the story of an unlikely friendship between a little orphan, Sophie, and her uneducated abductor, the BFG. The central message of this book is one of friendship and courage ... Read full review

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User Review  - jenspirko - LibraryThing

Typical Roald Dahl -- just sweet enough but infused with salty wit and just enough preposterous humor to make the dark undercurrents all the better as leavening for what is, really, a charming and ... Read full review

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User Review  - MinDea - LibraryThing

Very cute story. Can't wait for the movie to see it come to life. Sophie is an orphan and one night she notices a large shadow moving around and looking into windows. All of a sudden that shadow looks ... Read full review

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User Review  - lissabeth21 - LibraryThing

Wonderful, fanciful story. Though I did most of the reading given the BFG's confusing speech. Read full review


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