James and the Giant Peach (Unabridged)
Author(s) & Illustrator(s): Roald Dahl, Irons Jeremy
Edition: Children's Audio Books on CD -- Plot Summary and Book Review
- "James and the Giant Peach" by Roald Dahl is an imaginative children's fantasy book. After James Trotter drops magic crystals by the peach tree, the peach at the top of the tree grows to an enormous size; so do some insects under the peach tree. James escapes from his nasty aunts and embarks on a great adventure with his giant insect friends in the giant peach. Many kids will find the story funny and exciting, although the chapter book has a slightly dark side. "James and the Giant Peach" appeals to children in 4th grade through 7th grade. This unabridged children's audio book on CD, read by Irons Jeremy, includes three CDs and lasts 2.5 hours.