The Enormous Crocodile

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Information

  • First editions:
    • Alfred Knopf, 1978, USA.
    • Jonathan Cape, 1978, Great Britain.
  • Illustrated by: Quentin Blake
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Description

The Enormous Crocodile is a horrid greedy grumptious brute who loves to guzzle up little boys and girls. But the other animals have had enough of his cunning tricks, so they scheme to get the better of this foul fiend, once and for all!


Reviews

  • “A Dastardly Crocodile” by Belle Alderman from the July 14, 1979 issue of The Canberra Times – Canberra, Australia (read online)

Fun Stuff

The Enormous Crocodile Quiz

Merchandise


Teacher Ideas


Covers


Bulgarian Covers – Огромният крокодил


Chinese Covers


Dutch Covers – De Reuzenkrokodil


Estonian Covers – Koletu Krokodill


French Covers – L’énorme crocodile


Greek Covers – Ο ΠΕΛΩΡΙΟΣ ΚΡΟΚΟΔΕΙΛΟΣ


Norwegian Covers – Den Kjempestore Krokodillen


Russian Covers – Огромный Крокодил


Slovakian Covers – Obrovský krokodíl


Slovenian Covers – Gromozanski krokodil


Spanish Covers – ¡Qué asco de bichos! El cocodrilo enorme


Welsh Covers – Y Crocodeil Anferthol