Darrius Holmes's Reviews > Matilda
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December 23, 2011 – Started Reading
December 23, 2011 – Shelved
December 23, 2011 –4.17% "in this book so far Matilda starts talking about her family."
December 23, 2011 –6.25% "Matilda family treats her like garbage"
December 23, 2011 –6.25% "matilda is a smart girl and her parents do not give her books to read soThe librarian gives Matilda her own library card, and she is able to borrow books to read at home."
December 23, 2011 –12.5% "Mr. Wormwood sells used cars for a living, and tells Matilda and her brother Michael about how he makes a handsome profit by cheating customers out of their money in ingenious ways (such as putting sawdust in the transmission, rolling back the mileage on the odometer with an electric drill, and gluing back on bumpers that have fallen off)"
December 23, 2011 –14.58% "Matilda's father sells a car to Miss Agatha Trunchbull, headmistress of Crunchem Hall Primary School. He arranges with her to have Matilda attend the school where she impresses her teacher Miss Jennifer "Jenny" Honey with her amazing intellectual capacity and mathematical ability."
December 23, 2011 –20.83% "matilda parents do not care about matilda or her or her education"