Going Solo

Going Solo

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The second part of Roald Dahl's remarkable life story, following on from Boy. When he grew up, Roald Dahl left England for Africa - and a series of dangerous adventures began. From tales of plane crashes to surviving snake bites, this is Roald Dahl's extraordinary life before becoming the world's number one storyteller.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 14mm | 182g
  • PUFFIN
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Black and white photos and pictures throughout
  • 014134671X
  • 9780141346717
  • 158,866

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 NUMBER ONE STORYTELLER. Quentin Blake has illustrated more than three hundred books and was Roald Dahl's favourite illustrator. In 1980 he won the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal. In 1999 he became the first ever Children's Laureate and in 2013 he was knighted for services to illustration.
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18,092 ratings
4.06 out of 5 stars
5 37% (6,642)
4 38% (6,935)
3 20% (3,638)
2 4% (716)
1 1% (161)
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