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An edition of The BFG (1982)

The BFG

1st American ed.

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This edition published in by Farrar, Straus, Giroux in New York.

Written in English

219 pages

Kidsnatched from her orphange by a BFG (Big Friendly Giant), who spends his life blowing happy dreams to children, Sophie concocts with him a plan to save the world from nine other man-gobbling cannybull giants.

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Cover of: Sophiechen und der Riese
Sophiechen und der Riese
Mar 11, 2016, Rowohlt Taschenbuch Verlag GmbH
hardcover
Cover of: Mi amigo el gigante
Mi amigo el gigante
2016, Alfaguara
Cover of: The BFG (Colour Edition & CD)
The BFG (Colour Edition & CD)
Jun 02, 2016, Puffin
paperback
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG: el gran gigante bonachón
2016
in Spanish / español - Primera edición en Estados Unidos.
Cover of: Bfg Celebrating 30 Years,The
Bfg Celebrating 30 Years,The
Jun 26, 2012, Puffin
Cover of: The Bfg Slipcase Gift Edition
The Bfg Slipcase Gift Edition
Oct 30, 2012, Puffin
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
2009, Penguin Group UK
E-book in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
2009, Penguin Group UK
Electronic resource in English
Cover of: Bon Gros Geant (Folio Junior) (English and French Edition)
Cover of: The bfg
The bfg
2007, Puffin
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
September 6, 2007, Puffin Books
Paperback
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
August 16, 2007, Puffin
Paperback in English - Reprint edition
Cover of: The BFG CD
The BFG CD
February 7, 2006, HarperChildrensAudio
in English
Cover of: The BFG CD
The BFG CD
February 7, 2006, HarperChildrensAudio
Audio CD in English - Unabridged edition
Cover of: El Gran Gigante Bonachon (Alfaguara Juvenil)
El Gran Gigante Bonachon (Alfaguara Juvenil)
January 2004, Tandem Library
Library Binding in Spanish / español
Cover of: El Gran Gigante Bonachon (Alfaguara Juvenil) (Alfaguara Juvenil)
El Gran Gigante Bonachon (Alfaguara Juvenil) (Alfaguara Juvenil)
July 31, 2004, editorial planeta
Paperback in Spanish / español
Cover of: BFO
BFO
2003, Zysk i S-ka
Paperback in Polish
Cover of: El Gran Gigante Bonachon
El Gran Gigante Bonachon
July 2003, Tandem Library
School & Library Binding in Spanish / español
Cover of: Yr CMM
Yr CMM: (Yr Èc Èm Èm)
2003, Rily
in Welsh
Cover of: BFG
BFG
January 1, 2002, CAPE JONATHAN CHILDR
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
April 1, 2002, HarperChildrensAudio
Audio cassette in English - UNABRIDGED edition
Cover of: El Gran Gigante Bonachón
El Gran Gigante Bonachón
2002, Alfaguara
in Spanish / español
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
April 5, 2001, Puffin Books
Cover of: Le Bon Gros Géant
Le Bon Gros Géant
June 1, 2000, Gallimard jeunesse
Mass Market Paperback
Cover of: EL GRAN GIGANTE BONACHÓN
EL GRAN GIGANTE BONACHÓN
1999, Alfaguara Juvenil, Grupo Santillana
Cover of: El Gran Gigante Bonachon
El Gran Gigante Bonachon
October 1999, Bt Bound
Library Binding in Spanish / español
Cover of: The Bfg
The Bfg
October 1999, Tandem Library
School & Library Binding in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
April 29, 1999, Puffin Books
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
February 25, 1999, Puffin Books
Audio cassette - New Ed edition
Cover of: El gran gigante bonachón
El gran gigante bonachón
July 1999, Alfaguara
Paperback
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
June 1998, Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media
Unknown Binding
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
June 1, 1998, Puffin
in English
Cover of: Sophiechen und der Riese.
Sophiechen und der Riese.
July 1, 1997, Rowohlt Tb.
Paperback in German / Deutsch
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1997, Scholastic
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1997, Scholastic
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1997, Scholastic
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1997, Scholastic
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1997, Puffin in association with Jonathan Cape
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1997, Scholastic
in English
Cover of: Gran Gigante Bonachon / The Bgf (Coleccion Nuevos Horizontes)
Gran Gigante Bonachon / The Bgf (Coleccion Nuevos Horizontes)
May 1996, Tandem Library
School & Library Binding in Spanish / español
Cover of: Gran Gigante Bonachon (the B.F.G) (Coleccion Nuevos Horizontes)
Gran Gigante Bonachon (the B.F.G) (Coleccion Nuevos Horizontes)
May 1996, Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media
Hardcover in Spanish / español
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
August 1996, Collins Audio
Unknown Binding
Cover of: The BFG
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1994, Puffin Books
in English
Cover of: The BFG (Everyman's Library Children's Classics)
The BFG (Everyman's Library Children's Classics)
October 21, 1993, Everyman's Library
Hardcover - New Ed edition
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1993, Everyman's Library
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1993, Knopf, Distributed by Random House
in English
Cover of: The BFG (Puffin Books)
The BFG (Puffin Books)
November 1989, Puffin Books
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
January 9, 1989, Puffin
in English
Cover of: The B.F.G.
The B.F.G.
1987, Penguin USA (Juv)
in English
Cover of: The Bfg
The Bfg
September 1986, Perfection Learning Prebound
Unknown Binding
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The BFG
1985, Viking Penguin
in English
Cover of: El gran gigante bonachón
El gran gigante bonachón
December 1984, Lectorum Publications
Paperback in Spanish / español
Cover of: Gran Gigante Bonachon (Bfg)
Gran Gigante Bonachon (Bfg)
January 1984, Sagebrush Education Resources
Library Binding in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1984, Puffin in association with Cape
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1984, Puffin Books
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
June 4, 1984, Heinemann Educational Publishers
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1984, Puffin Books in association with Jonathan Cape
in English
Cover of: Le Bon Gros Geant
Cover of: El gran gigante bonachón
El gran gigante bonachón
1984, Planeta
in Spanish / español - 1a ed.
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
January 1,1982, Scholastic Inc.
Paperback in English - Scholastic Inc. 53rd Printing: this ed. is only available for distribution through the school market.
Cover of: The big friendly giant
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1982, The Trumpet Club
in English
Cover of: The Bfg (Handi-read)
The Bfg (Handi-read)
1982, ABC-Clio Inc
Hardcover in English - Large Print Ed edition
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1982, Cape
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1982, J. Cape
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1982, Cape
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1982, Puffin Books
in English
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
1982, Farrar, Straus, Giroux
Hardcover in English - 1st American ed.
Cover of: Die GSR - Die Groot Sagmoedige Reus
Die GSR - Die Groot Sagmoedige Reus
Publish date unknown, Tafelberg Publishers
Cover of: Le Bon Gros Geant
Le Bon Gros Geant: Le Bon Gros Geant
Publish date unknown, Livre de Poche
Paperback
Cover of: BFG Big friendly giant
BFG Big friendly giant
Publish date unknown, Rowohlt Taschenbuch Verlag GmbH
paperback
Cover of: The BFG
The BFG
Publish date unknown, Puffin
in English

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The BFG First published in 1982



Work Description

This book is a great book for all ages. It is a fantasy/adventure book.The BFG stands for 'Big Friendly Giant'. He isn't like other giants, instead of going out to different countries to eat children he catches dreams. When he find's a little orphan girl watching him, he kidnaps her because he doesn't want anyone to find out that he was there, but when they arrive at giant's land they become friends and set off into the world to save all the children from the hungry giants.

Edition Description

Kidsnatched from her orphange by a BFG (Big Friendly Giant), who spends his life blowing happy dreams to children, Sophie concocts with him a plan to save the world from nine other man-gobbling cannybull giants.

Edition Notes

Other Titles
B.F.G.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.D1515 Bf 1982

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3495546M
Internet Archive
thebfgdahl00dahl
ISBN 10
0374304696, 0590060198, 0141301058
LC Control Number
82015548
Library Thing
1513
Goodreads
527786
1128835
170674

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