D is for Dahl
Did you know that Roald Dahl loved chocolate, but never ate spaghetti? Or that he was a terrible speller? Or that he had four sisters? D Is for Dahl is an A to Z collection of facts, trivia, and zany details that bring Roald Dahl and his memorable characters to life. Filled with Quentin Blake's illustrations plus black-and-white photos, each spread is exploding with information about the creator of Willy Wonka, James, and Matilda--from his family tree to the exact type of pencil he used to write his stories. Perfect for devoted fans and Dahl newcomers alike, this is a gloriumptious guide to the world of Roald Dahl.
- Paperback | 160 pages
- 139.7 x 175.26 x 12.7mm | 113.4g
- 16 Aug 2007
- Penguin Books Ltd
- Puffin Books
- London, United Kingdom
About Roald Dahl
Roald Dahl was a spy, ace fighter-pilot, chocolate historian and medical inventor. He was also the author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG and many more brilliant stories. He remains the World's No.1 storyteller. Find out more at roalddahl.com.
Roald Dahl fans young and old will clamor for D Is for Dahl... (Publishers Weekly) aEntertaining, insightful, and of particular interest to Dahlas fans. . . .(School Library Journal) Entertaining, insightful, and of particular interest to Dahl s fans. . . .(School Library Journal) ?Entertaining, insightful, and of particular interest to Dahl's fans. . . .(School Library Journal)