Roald Dahl's Scrumdiddlyumptious Story Collection
Score: 3.5
From 5 Ratings

Roald Dahl's Scrumdiddlyumptious Story Collection


  • Author: Roald Dahl
  • Release Date : 2016-11-03
  • Genre: Classics
  • File Size: 52489970 Bytes


Six Roald Dahl favourites come together in this very special collection: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator, Danny the Champion of the World, George's Marvellous Medicine, The BFG and The Twits. Complete with fun and fascinating extra material offering a sneak peek into the wonderful world of Dahl, this is a collection to treasure forever....

Switch Bitch
Score: 4
From 36 Ratings

Switch Bitch


  • Author: Roald Dahl
  • Release Date : 2012-08-28
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 1272231 Bytes


"Dahl is too good a storyteller to become predictable." —The Daily TelegraphIn Switch Bitch four tales of seduction and suspense are told by the grand master of the short story, Roald Dahl. Topping and tailing this collection are "The Visitor" and "Bitch," stories featuring Dahl's notorious hedonist Oswald Hendryks Cornelius (or plain old Uncle Oswald) whose exploits are frequently as extraordinary as they are scandalous. In the middle, meanwhile, are "The Great Switcheroo" and "The Last Act," two stories exploring a darker side of desire and pleasure. In the black comedies of Switch Bitch Roald Dahl brilliantly captures the ins and outs, highs and lows of sex.  Roald Dahl, the brilliant and worldwide acclaimed author of Charlie and t...

Roald Dahl 16 Book Slipcase Collection

Roald Dahl 16 Book Slipcase Collection


  • Author : Roald Dahl
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2010-08-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0140926992


Roald Dahl 16 Book Slipcase Collection Book Description :

Contents: Danny the Champion of the World, Fantastic Mr Fox, Charlie & the Chocolate Factory, Charlie & the Great Glass Elevator, The BFG, The Giraffe & the Pelly & Me, The Magic Finger, The Twits, Matilda, The Witches, Boy, Going Solo, Esio Trot, The Enormous Crocodile, James & the Giant Peach and Georges Marvellous Medicine. RRP 94.84...

Billy and the Minpins

Billy and the Minpins


  • Author : Roald Dahl
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780593116517


Billy and the Minpins Book Description :

One of Dahl's beloved stories available for the first time in novel format and newly illustrated by Quentin Blake! Billy's mum says he must never go out through the garden gate and explore the dark forest beyond. So, one day, he does exactly that! There Billy meets the amazing Minpins, tiny people who live inside the hollow trees. But the Minpins are in danger. The terrible, galloping Gruncher stalks the forest, and the Minpins are disappearing in their thousands. Can Billy find a way to destroy the hungry beast, once and for all--or will it gobble him up too? Illustrated by Quentin Blake for the first time, Billy and the Minpins is a new interpretation of Roald Dahl's very last story (originally published in 1991) and marks nearly forty years of the...

Roald Dahl s Mischief and Mayhem

Roald Dahl s Mischief and Mayhem


  • Author : Roald Dahl
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2015-04-14
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698164499


Roald Dahl s Mischief and Mayhem Book Description :

Pranks, tricks, mischief, and more in this ideal companion book to Roald Dahl's beloved novels! Professional tricksters put your cunning to the test. Inside this wicked little book you'll find step-by-step instructions for making mischief and mayhem as well as outrageous jokes, fiendish quizzes, and a few smelly surprises. Includes extracts from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG, The Witches, and more. Like The Missing Golden Ticket and Other Splendiferous Secrets, this book is a wonderful complement to Roald Dahl novels, with tons of great extras fans will love. It’s the perfect way to complete your Dahl collection!...

Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl


  • Author : Ann Alston
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2012-11-01
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781137296221


Roald Dahl Book Description :

Roald Dahl is one of the world's best-loved authors. More than twenty years after his death, his books are still highly popular with children and have inspired numerous feature films – yet he remains a controversial figure. This volume, the first collection of academic essays ever to be devoted to Dahl's work, brings together a team of well-known scholars of children's literature to explore the man, his books for children, and his complex attitudes towards various key subjects. Including essays on education, crime, Dahl's humour, his long-term collaboration with the artist Quentin Blake, and film adaptations, this fascinating collection offers a unique insight into the writer and his world....

Roald Dahl s Scrumdiddlyumptious Story Collection

Roald Dahl s Scrumdiddlyumptious Story Collection


  • Author : Roald Dahl
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2016-11-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780141378473


Roald Dahl s Scrumdiddlyumptious Story Collection Book Description :

Six Roald Dahl favourites come together in this very special collection: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator, Danny the Champion of the World, George's Marvellous Medicine, The BFG and The Twits. Complete with fun and fascinating extra material offering a sneak peek into the wonderful world of Dahl, this is a collection to treasure forever....

Collected Stories
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Collected Stories


  • Author : Roald Dahl
  • Publisher : Everyman's Library
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015066844492


Collected Stories Book Description :

A definitive compilation of short fiction for adults from the author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and other children's classics blends the macabre with humor and the grotesque in such works as "The Landlady," set in an unusual boardinghouse with two small, permanent clientele; "Pig," a study of vegetarianism; and "Man from the South." 25,000 first printing....

Roald Dahl
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Roald Dahl


  • Author : Rennay Craats
  • Publisher : Av2 by Weigl
  • Release Date : 2014-07-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1489606769


Roald Dahl Book Description :

Roald Dahl has created fantastical worlds in his books that have captured the imaginations of readers for decades. The characteristic quirkiness and heart of Dahl's entertaining stories have helped to sell books, and also provided the basis for very popular movies for children....

The Roald Dahl Treasury
Score: 4.5
From 3 Ratings

The Roald Dahl Treasury


  • Author : Roald Dahl
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2017-09-07
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780141378435


The Roald Dahl Treasury Book Description :

The Roald Dahl Treasury is a delightful collection by and about the World's Number One Storyteller. Four exciting sections - ANIMALS; MAGIC; FAMILY, FRIENDS AND HEROES; and MATTERS OF IMPORTANCE - introduce some of Roald Dahl's most popular characters, from the Enormous Crocodile to the Twits, from the Witches to the BFG, from James to Matilda. Throughout this book, you can delve into stories, poems, memoirs and letters galore all wonderfully illustrated by Quentin Blake as well as other well-known artists, including Raymond Briggs, Babette Cole, Posy Simmonds and Ralph Steadman. This book is the perfect gift for Roald Dahl fans and for all those yet to discover his magic....

Roald Dahl
Score: 2.5
From 2 Ratings

Roald Dahl


  • Author : Chris Powling
  • Publisher : Evans Brothers
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Authors, English
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780237539016


Roald Dahl Book Description :

Roald Dahl (1916–1990) was one of the 20th century's most successful storytellers for both children and adults. He is best known for such children's books as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The Witches, but he also worked as a fighter pilot, a spy, and an inventor....