Roald Dahl Notebook by Roald Dahl
  

Synopsis

Roald Dahl Notebook by Roald Dahl

Without my little notebook, I would be quite helpless. Roald Dahl always kept a notebook to record ideas. He found inspiration all around him and wrote down his ideas at once, before he could forget them. Now you too can have your very own Dahl notebook to jot down ideas, make lists, hide secrets, sketch pictures and describe dreams. You'll never forget anything important again! Featuring a beautiful, user-friendly design, the notebook is divided into four 32-page, one-colour sections, each with a different background and tint. Packed with Quentin Blake's instantly recognisable illustrations and quotations from Roald Dahl's classic bestsellers, there's also plenty of space for your own notes and doodles.

About the Author

Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl was born in Wales of Norwegian parents – the child of a second marriage. His father and elder sister died when Roald was just three. His mother was left to raise two stepchildren and her own four children. Roald was her only son.

He had an unhappy time at school - at Llandaff Cathedral School, at St Peter’s prep school in Weston-super-Mare and then at Repton in Derbyshire.

Dahl’s unhappy time at school was to influence his writing greatly. He once said that what distinguished him from most other children’s writers was “this business of remembering what it was like to be young”. Roald’s childhood and schooldays are the subject of his autobiography Boy.

Since Roald Dahl’s death, his books have more than maintained their popularity. Total sales of the UK editions are around 37 million, with more than 1 million copies sold every year! Sales have grown particularly strongly in America where Dahl books are now achieving the bestselling status that curiously proved elusive during the author’s lifetime.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
128 pages
Interest Age: from 7 to 9

Author

Roald Dahl
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Author's Website

www.roalddahl.com/

Publisher

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

Publication date

6th September 2007

ISBN

9780224070904


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