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The wonderful story of Henry Sugar, and six more

Author: Roald Dahl
Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of how the author came to be a writer and selections from his writer's notebook augment stories juxtaposing fantasy and truth, and peopled with outrageous and courageous characters.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Teen nonfiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roald Dahl
ISBN: 0141304707 9780141304700 9780140057737 0140057730
OCLC Number: 45610028
Target Audience: "Ages 12 up"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 225 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: The boy who talked with animals --
The hitchhiker --
The Mildenhall treasure --
The swan --
The wonderful story of Henry Sugar --
Lucky break --
A piece of cake.
Responsibility: Roald Dahl.
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Roald Dahl turns his pen to anything, twisting everyday life into powerful, and sometimes terrifying fantasies, including: turtles, fingersmiths, "The Mildenhall, Treasure", and even a man who can  Read more...

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"Few modern writers have attracted such an appreciative audience among adults and children as Dahl. . . . All the tales are entrancing inventions." -- "Publishers Weekly"

 
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