The Great Automatic Grammatizator and Other Stories

The Great Automatic Grammatizator and Other Stories

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Thirteen of Roald Dahl's most unexpected tales. Is it really possible to invent a machine that does the job of a writer? What is it about a landlady's house that makes it so hard for her guests to leave? Does Sir Basil Turton value most his wife or one of his priceless sculptures? From the sensitivity of stories such as 'Katina' to the surprising creepiness of 'Taste', these stories offer older children the perfect introduction to the adult writing of a storytelling genius.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 17mm | 191g
  • PUFFIN
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0141347880
  • 9780141347882
  • 174,951

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.
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3,484 ratings
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3 20% (710)
2 3% (119)
1 1% (18)
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