Esio Trot
Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake

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Narrated By: Quentin Blake

Duration: 33 minutes

What to expect

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Esio Trot by Roald Dahl, read by Sir Quentin Blake.

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.


Children's / Teenage fiction: Classic fiction, Children's / Teenage fiction: Nature & animal stories

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