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Common Sense Media says

Silly classic is great read-aloud.

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(out of 28 reviews)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Review this title!
Kid, 10 years old November 23, 2010
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
I loved reading this book and it was astounding to read about the giants that ate children.
What other families should know
Great messages
Great role models
Teen, 15 years old Written bysingam August 16, 2010
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Love it
What other families should know
Too much consumerism
Great messages
Kid, 11 years old January 27, 2010
AGE
2
QUALITY
 

I love this book!

This is a great book! Even the name pulls you in. BFG, it means Big Friendly Giant. You have to read it. It's Great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Kid, 10 years old December 4, 2009
AGE
8
QUALITY
 

goood!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

its an excellent book except when the giant says the words wrong so i do not thin little kids should read it.
What other families should know
Great messages
Great role models
Teen, 16 years old Written bymovieman09 April 9, 2008
AGENot rated for age
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Classic...

I remember the teacher reading this to me in fourth grade and i loved it. In fact, i think i read it like, 3 more times that year.
Adult Written bytackyspoons April 9, 2008
AGENot rated for age
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Teen, 13 years old Written byDom16 April 9, 2008
AGENot rated for age
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I laughed!

I thought it was a great book. Lots of humor, Eight year old should read this book. Im 12 I remember reading it in grade three i was 9. I recomend this book for kids ages 8-up.
Kid, 9 years old April 9, 2008
AGENot rated for age
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Funny laugh- out- loud funny book!!!!!!!!!

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