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Comedy and Humor
Manners and Conduct, School Life, Parents, Just Rewards, Cleverness, Creativity and Imagination
Poor, misunderstood Matilda fights back against an unappreciative world through a hidden talent: Matilda is the world's greatest practical joker! Little effort is needed to put one over on her obnoxious parents, but can shy little Matilda handle the formidable headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, and win the respect of every kid in school? Yes!