Boy: Tales of Childhood

Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake

No. of pages 256

Roald Dahls bestselling autobiography. is full of hilarious anecdotes about his childhood and school days.With fabulous new line drawings by Quentin Blake.An autobiography is a book a person writes about his own life and it is usually full of all sorts of boring details.This is not an autobiography - Roald Dahl.This reissue includes 30 delightful new line drawings by the inimitable Quentin Blake.Throughout his young days at school and just afterwards. a number of things happened to Roald Dahl. which made such a tremendous impression he never forgot them.Boy is the remarkable story of Roald Dahls childhood; tales of exciting and strange things - some funny. some frightening. all true . Roald Dahl. the best-loved of childrens writers. was born in Wales of Norwegian parents.His books conti...


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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 in fishing boats, African adventures and the days of tasting chocolate for Cadbury's. You'll hear tales of horrible school bullies and the motor-car accident when Roald's nose was nearly sliced clean off . . .Roald Dahl vividly shares his memories; some are funny. Some are painful. Some are unpleasant. All are true.

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