Fantastic Mr Dahl

Fantastic Mr Dahl

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How did a young boy from a small town in Wales grow up to become one of the world's greatest storytellers- the creator of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, and Matilda? From his days at boarding school to his love of chocolate and endless storytelling, Roald Dahl's life, just like his books, was nothing short of extraordinary. Now the award-winning writer Michael Rosen explores Roald Dahl's own story to discover what made his writing so fantastic.
Publisher: London ; New York : Puffin, 2012
Description: 162 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
ISBN: 9780141322131
Branch Call Number: j920 Dah
Additional Contributors: Blake, Quentin


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VanessaCCL Nov 28, 2012

"A UK Children's Laureate presents the story of the acclaimed author known for such classic works of children's literature as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Matilda, sharing details from Dahl's personal life while revealing some of the inspirations for his popular stories." KIds' Books November 2012 Newsletter

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