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The Twits Audiobook

The Twits

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Publisher's Summary

Penguin presents a marvellous new recording of Roald Dahl's The Twits, read by IT Crowd star Richard Ayoade. The audiobook features original music.

Mr Twit is a foul and smelly man with bits of cornflake and sardine in his beard. Mrs Twit is a horrible old hag with a glass eye. They've kept Muggle-Wump monkeys caged in the garden for far too long, and now the monkeys want to take their revenge....

©2014 Roald Dahl (P)2014 Penguin Books Limited

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    Carla 07/03/2015
    Carla 07/03/2015
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    "Sound levels were a bit off"

    The sound levels were off which made it frustrating while listening to in the car - having to turn it up and down constantly.

    My 7 year old who doesn't have the greatest attention span loved it nonetheless.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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  • Claire
    29/03/16
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    "Ayoade is a national treasure"

    This book is amazingly narrated by Ayoade. I would gladly sit and giggle along with my 4yo niece to this wonderful tale. Highly recommended.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • erin McGoldrick
    Greymouth, Westland, NZ
    6/08/15
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    "Best narrator."

    Fantastic narration for this classic Roald Dahl story. An easy five stars, from our eight year old listener.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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  • Robert
    Somewhere
    1/05/16
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    "Fun and Enjoyable Listen!"

    I remember reading this in primary school, and since I was (and still am) a fan of Roald Dahl's work, I thought I would re-live some of my childhood.

    Very funny and enjoyable story that lasts just under an hour which I listened to whilst out for an evening walk. Definitely recommended for children of primary school age, and those that want to re-live a bit of nostalgia. Also, entertaining narration from Richard Ayoade.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    UK
    13/03/16
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    "love it. Brilliant for anyone of any age."

    I'm 30 and listen while taking my exercise. A nice change of tempo for the exercise.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • krystof j.
    27/01/18
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    "A great story for children from 4+"

    I loved it when they played tricks on each other. Especially the glass eye, wormy spaghetti and the frog in the bed! (Ania)

    I loved the animal trick and the tricks Mr and Mrs Twit did to each other (Lukas)

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Miss
    Hove, United Kingdom
    6/01/18
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    "Just OK"

    Not as good as I thought it would be. This is one of those children's book you really 'should have' read but it was disappointing.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    27/10/17
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    "Amazed"

    I loved it I want to have the reader read it to me it inspire me to right a story

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Anonymous
    30/09/17
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    "it's a very funny book loved it marvellous loved i"

    nerator was marvelous wonderfull it is just a few it marvellous it is it marvellous it is it marvellous loved them it is just keep it marvellous ext

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Emma
    17/08/17
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    "Roald Dahls magic brought to life!"

    Excellently read, the fun truly brought to life. My children loved listening to this. Highly recommend. Thanks Audible.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • MR M
    UK
    30/07/17
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    "Kids were captivated and I laughed all through!"

    Kids were captivated and I laughed all through! Great fun. For some reason I need more words. here they are.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Sadia R.
    14/07/17
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    "Kids loved it!"

    Lovely to have a story read so wonderfully to my children, other than by me 👍🏼

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    27/06/17
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    "Great"

    After watching IT CROWD I was worried his voice wouldn't suit a audio book but boy was I wrong. He reads it in such a manner you can quite literally lay back, close your eyes an find yourself lost in this world.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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