Matilda (novel)

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Matilda is a novel by Roald Dahl. The book tells a story about Matilda Wormwood, a child with special abilities and exceptional intelligence but is paid little attention by her parents. Fortunately, when Matilda goes to school, she is helped and encouraged by her teacher, Jennifer Honey. Miss Honey later takes Matilda into her home and both of them live very happily.

The book was first published in 1988. It was also changed and made into a movie.