The Life of Roald Dahl A Marvellous Adventure by Emma Fischel
  

The Life of Roald Dahl A Marvellous Adventure

Written by Emma Fischel
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Synopsis

The Life of Roald Dahl A Marvellous Adventure by Emma Fischel

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Roald Dahl's birth, this book traces his life from his childhood, to his time in Africa and as a fighter pilot and his early writing - leading to Roald becoming one of the funniest, most famous and best-loved children's authors of all time. The book also includes information about his legacy. A fun quiz and brief summaries of four of Roald Dahl's best-loved books (James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The BFG) are included to inspire children to read them. Every page features easy-to-follow text and a black-and-white line drawing to help bring Roald Dahl's adventures to life. Accessible to readers aged 6 and up.

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Roald Dahl's life is just as gripping as his fiction ... The accessible text is perfect for readers of 6+ and there are loads of black-and-white line drawings for readers to enjoy * Parents In Touch *

About the Author

Emma Fischel

Emma Fischel grew up in the country, the middle of five children, and had a happy, muddy childhood. She now lives in London and has three nearly grown-up children of her own - two boys and one girl, all very tall, and extremely useful at changing light bulbs she can't reach. Emma writes both fiction and non-fiction. Her books have been published by Bloomsbury, Usborne, Watts, and others.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages

Author

Emma Fischel
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

14th July 2016

ISBN

9781445151595


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