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Author: Roald Dahl; Quentin Blake
Publisher: London Puffin, 2016. ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The remarkable story of Roald Dahl's early years at school and with his family. Like his stories, Dahl's childhood tales are unmissable. This edition has a great new Quentin Blake cover and a new end section of facts about Roald Dahl.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Roald Dahl; Roald Dahl
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roald Dahl; Quentin Blake
ISBN: 9780141365534 0141365536 9780141371344 014137134X
OCLC Number: 950454504
Notes: First published: London : Jonathan Cape, 1984.
Description: 176 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake.

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As a boy, all sorts of unusual things happened to Roald Dahl. There was the time he and four school friends got their revenge on beastly Mrs Prachett in her sweet shop. There are stories of holidays  Read more...

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A shimmering fabric of his yesterdays, the magic and the hurt--Observer Brilliantly coloured, sometimes grotesque and sometimes magical--Sunday Times As frightening and funny as his fiction--New York Read more...

 
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