The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake
  

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The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake

The enormous crocodile wants to eat a nice juicy child for lunch today and decides to leave the river to find one. This title was Roald Dahl's first ever collaboration with Quentin Blake.

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About the Author

Roald Dahl (Author) The son of Norwegian parents, Roald Dahl was born in Wales in 1916 and educated at Repton. He was a fighter pilot for the RAF during World War Two, and it was while writing about his experiences during this time that he started his career as an author. His fabulously popular children's books are read by children all over the world. He died in November 1990.Quentin Blake (Illustrator) Quentin Blake has been drawing ever since he can remember. He taught illustration for over twenty years at the Royal College of Art, of which he is an honorary professor. He has won many prizes, including the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration, the Eleanor Farjeon Award and the Kate Greenaway Medal, and in 1999 he was appointed the first Children's Laureate. In the 2013 New Year's Honours List he was knighted for services to illustration.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake
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Publisher

Jonathan Cape Ltd an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

24th August 1978

ISBN

9780224015790


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