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Publisher's Summary

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of First Prize for the Worst Witch by Jill Murphy, read by Gemma Arterton. 

Accident-prone Mildred Hubble is the Worst Witch at Miss Cackle's Academy. She's always getting her spells wrong and landing herself in trouble. But Mildred is in the last term of Fourth Year and determined to prove that she's not as useless as everyone thinks - could it be First Prize for the worst witch after all?

©2018 Jill Murphy (P)2018 Penguin Books Ltd

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"The Worst Witch is back - and it's as subtly feminist as ever." (New Statesman)

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Delightful!

Do listen to this with your children. A heartwarming, humorous story, beautifully narrated. Highly recommend!

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  • 22-01-2020

Interested Great Story Great narrator

Struggled to finish the book Still great though make more Please there the best!

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  • Darren
  • 25-01-2019

Very good book

I like this book because of the author i’ve got nothing bad about this but at all Any age can read it because it’s so brilliant

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  • Jo Farr
  • 20-10-2018

Very good: I love the worst witch 🧙‍♀️!

I very much enjoyed this audiobook since I love 💖 these books. I have read each and every book 📚 In the series. Do read!

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