Mr. Hoppy loves Mrs Silver.
Mrs Silver loves Alfie the tortoise.
Sometimes Mr Hoppy wishes he could become a tortoise.
Until one day he finds a way to win Mrs Silver's heart, with the help of a little magic and some cabbage . . .
About the Author
Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children's writers, was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. His books continue to be bestsellers, despite his death in 1990, and total UK sales are 55 million worldwide! Quentin Blake is one of the best-known and best-loved children's illustrators and it's impossible now to think of Roald Dahl's writings without imagining Quentin Blake's illustrations.
For Ages: 5 - 9 years old
For Grades: 1 - 2
Number Of Pages: 64
Published: 1st February 2014
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 26.1 x 19.5 x 0.4
Weight (kg): 0.25