Roald Dahl's Life in Stories by Andrew Donkin
  

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Roald Dahl's Life in Stories by Andrew Donkin

Introducing the life of Roald Dahl to a new generation of readers, Roald Dahl's Life in Stories takes a lively and entertaining trip through Dahl's own story. From his birth in Cardiff to boarding school and on to become a war hero, spy and then writer of some of the most popular children's books of all time - it's a hilarious and fact-filled adventure - perfect for fans old and new. With Steven Spielberg's adaption of Dahl's The BFG to be released in cinemas next July and centenary celebrations reaching a peak on Dahl Day in September, this is the perfect way to find out more about one of our best-loved writers. Originally published as part of the Horribly Famous series.

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Format

Paperback
192 pages

Author

Andrew Donkin
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Publisher

Scholastic Press an imprint of Scholastic

Publication date

2nd June 2016

ISBN

9781407171890


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