George's Marvellous Medicine is a children's book written by Roald Dahl and illustrated by Quentin Blake, first published in 1981. The book was praised for its imaginativeness and humour, but was also criticised for its underdeveloped plot and somewhat abrupt ending. At the beginning of the novel there is a warning for readers to not try and recreate the mixture as it could be dangerous. George is an 8 year-old boy who lives in a farm with his mother, father and grandmother. He is fed up with his Grandma's selfishness, grumpiness and her attitude towards him, especially after he becomes...
|Genre:||Children's literature, Speculative fiction|
|Number of editions:||11|