Fantastic Mr. Fox: Movie Tie-in Edition

Fantastic Mr. Fox: Movie Tie-in Edition

by Roald Dahl

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Overview

Fantastic Mr. Fox: Movie Tie-in Edition by Roald Dahl

Prepare to be outfoxed during the 2009 holiday season as Roald Dahl�s classic Fantastic Mr. Fox makes its big screen debut. This delightful picture book allows little fans to follow Mr. Fox�s story, featuring scenes from the movie.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780142414552
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/01/2009
Edition description: Media Tie
Pages: 96
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 600L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Roald Dahl (1916-1990) was born in Wales of Norwegian pa

Roald Dahl (1916-1990) was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. He spent his childhood in England and, at age eighteen, went to work for the Shell Oil Company in Africa. When World War II broke out, he joined the Royal Air Force and became a fighter pilot. At the age of twenty-six he moved to Washington, D.C., and it was there he began to write. His first short story, which recounted his adventures in the war, was bought by The Saturday Evening Post, and so began a long and illustrious career.

After establishing himself as a writer for adults, Roald Dahl began writing children’s stories in 1960 while living in England with his family. His first stories were written as entertainment for his own children, to whom many of his books are dedicated.

Roald Dahl is now considered one of the most beloved storytellers of our time. Although he passed away in 1990, his popularity continues to increase as his fantastic novels, including James and the Giant PeachMatildaThe BFG, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, delight an ever-growing legion of fans.

Learn more about Roald Dahl on the official Roald Dahl Web site: www.roalddahl.com

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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