Matilda is a book written by Roald Dahl, and illustrated by Quentin Blake. It’s was pubilished in 1988. It’s about a girl named Matilda and her crazy life and famly. On the other hand Matilda is a very nice girl who loves to read, she read all the chiden books in the pubilic library. And lots of crazy things happen. Now days theres a movie and a musical based on the book.