D Is for Dahl: A gloriumptious A-Z guide to the world of Roald Dahl

D Is for Dahl: A gloriumptious A-Z guide to the world of Roald Dahl

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by Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake
     
 

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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

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780142409343
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
08/16/2007
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
528,567
Product dimensions:
5.47(w) x 6.94(h) x 0.43(d)
Lexile:
1020L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Roald Dahl was a spy, ace fighter-pilot, chocolate historian and medical inventor. He was also the author of Charlie and the Chocolate FactoryMatildaThe BFG and many more brilliant stories. He remains the World’s No.1 storyteller. Find out more at roalddahl.com.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
September 13, 1916
Date of Death:
November 23, 1990
Place of Birth:
Llandaff, Wales, England
Place of Death:
Oxford, England

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D Is for Dahl: A Gloriumptious A-Z Guide to the World of Roald Dahl 3.7 out of 5 based on 1 ratings. 7 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Awesome!:)
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I wish this thing had more than five stars because this book
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I never heard his books cuss. Anyway has anyone read this book!!!
Guest More than 1 year ago
I love this book. I think that this book is interesting and fun to read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Someimes his books cus. Like charlie and the chocolate factories.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Some of his books cuss