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The Roald Dahl Centenary Boxed Set

Written by Roald Dahl

Classic Fiction Featured Books for 7+ readers Featured Books for 9+ readers

LoveReading View on The Roald Dahl Centenary Boxed Set

A truly marvellous set of hardbacks, each with stunning jackets in a FANTABULOUS giftbox, published to celebrate Roald Dahl 100!

A review for The BFG: This is a delightful, funny and exciting story, about a special friendship between two people from different worlds – a giant and a child. As the story develops it shows how trust and love develops between them. It also shows that bullying must not be tolerated and Dahl is at his might best here by eventually ensuring the big bad giants get their comeuppance whilst the big friendly giant wins the day alongside the little girl Sophie. The text is perfectly complemented with colour illustrations by Quentin Blake.

 

The Roald Dahl Centenary Boxed Set Synopsis

The top ten bestselling and best-loved Roald Dahl stories of all time, including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator, Danny, the Champion of the World, Fantastic Mr Fox, George's Marvellous Medicine, James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, The BFG, The Twits and The Witches in beautiful hardback with foiled dust-jackets, and presented in a stunning giftbox.

Look out for new Roald Dahl apps in the App store and Google Play- including the disgusting Twit or Miss! inspired by the revolting Twits.

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ISBN: 9780141369433
Publication date: 01/09/2016
Publisher: Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Mixed media product

Book Information

ISBN: 9780141369433
Publication date: 1st September 2016
Author: Roald Dahl
Publisher: Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Mixed media product
Pagination: 200 pages
Suitable for: 7+ readers, 9+ readers
Genres: Classic Fiction
Other Categories: Roald Dahl 100

About 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 &...

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