Fantastic Mr Dahl

Michael Rosen Quintin Blake

About the book

"A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero" David Walliams
Life story of Roald Dahl, World's No.1 storyteller, creator of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fantastic Mr Fox, Matilda, The BFG, James and the Giant Peach and many more, brought to life by Michael Rosen - author, top children's poet and former Children's Laureate. Written especially for children, with fun pages and illustrations by Quentin Blake.

So, how did Roald Dahl get into writing? Where did he get his ideas from? What ingredients in his life turned him into the kind of writer he was? Michael Rosen comes up with some of the answers to these key questions in his lively biography, specially for children, of the world's No.1 storyteller. Full of stories and funny anecdotes from Roald Dahl's school days and family life, Michael Rosen's fascinating observations creates a vivid picture of one of the most famous writers of all time.

Available formats

Fantastic Mr Dahl - Jacket

Stacks featuring this book

We couldn't find any relating Stacks.

More details

Publication Date
Publisher
Puffin
Book Type
Paperback / softback
ISBN
9780141322131

Also see...

That's unusual, we couldn't find any books matching your search.

Try another stack Dismiss

dahl, roald, life, children, michael, rosen, fantastic, world, storyteller, true, genius, hero, david, walliams, story, creator, charlie, chocolate, factory, fox, matilda, bfg, james, giant, peach, brought, author, top, poet, laureate, written, fun, pages, illustrations, quentin, blake, writing, ideas, ingredients, turned, kind, writer, answers, key, questions, lively, biography, specially, full, stories, funny, anecdotes, school, days, family, fascinating, observations, creates, vivid, picture, famous, writers, time

Books you like in this stack

You've not yet liked any books from this stack