"The BFG" (The Big Friendly Giant) is a book written by Roald Dahl and illustrated by Quentin Blake. Writing commenced on the April 20th, 1955 and concluded on November 17th, 1962. The book was originally published twenty years later, in 1982, by Jonathan Cape, but is now published by Penguin Books.
The BFG is a nice and jumbly giant. In fact, he is the only big friendly giant in Giant Country. All the other giants are big bonecrunching brutes, and now the BFG and his friend Sophie must stop them guzzling up little human beans...with some help from Her Majesty The Queen.
- The BFG (The Big Friendly Giant)
- The Butcher Boy
- The Queen of England
- The Army General
- The Air Marshal
- Mr. Tibbs
- In 1989, an animated movie was made based on the plot of the book directed by Brian Cosgrove.
- In 2016, a live motion picture movie was made based on the plot of the book by Disney.