Fantastic Mr Fox - Roald Dahl
Mr Fox" is the legendary tale of the most cunning fox in the world by
Roald Dahl. Every time Mr Fox steals a chicken from the farm, Farmers Boggis,
Bunce and Bean grow wild with rage! They're the nastiest crooks in the valley,
and they've concocted a cunning plan to dig him out of his hole once and for
all. But it never occurs to them that Mr Fox has a fantastic plan of his own...
The Witches - Roald Dahl
by Roald Dahl has made many a child quiver with fear and delight! Witches
really are a detestable breed. They disguise themselves as lovely ladies, when
secretly they want to squish and squelch all the wretched children they
despise. Luckily one boy and his grandmother know how to recognize these vile
creatures - but can they get rid of them for good?
Twits - Roald Dahl
are possibly the nastiest and most disgusting of all Roald Dahl's characters.
Frogs in beds; Eyeballs in drinks; Worms in spaghetti Mr and Mrs Twit are really
disgusting. They smell because they never wash, they fight because they play
tricks on each other, AND they hate children. But worst of all, they keep
monkeys in their back garden. In cages. It's time for the monkeys to get their
revenge on these two most revolting creatures...meet the Muggle-Wump monkeys
and the Roly-Poly bird!
and the Giant Peach - Roald Dahl
The hugely popular
story of James and his journey to New York with the strangest group of insect
and the Chocolate Factory - Roald Dahl
Willy Wonka's famous
chocolate factory is opening at last! But only five lucky children will be
allowed inside. And the winners are: Augustus Gloop, an enormously fat boy
whose hobby is eating; Veruca Salt, a spoiled-rotten brat whose parents are
wrapped around her little finger; Violet Beauregarde, a dim-witted gum-chewer
with the fastest jaws around; Mike Teavee, a toy pistol-toting
gangster-in-training who is obsessed with television; and Charlie Bucket, Our
Hero, a boy who is honest and kind, brave and true, and good and ready for the
wildest time of his life!
- Roald Dahl
When Sophie is snatched
from her bed in the middle of the night by a giant with a stride as long as a
tennis court she is sure she's going to be eaten for breakfast. But luckily for
Sophie, the BFG is far more jumbly than his disgusting neighbours, whose
favourite pastime is guzzling up whoppsy-whiffling human beans. Sophie is
determined to stop all this, and so she and the BFG cook up an ingenious plan
to rid of the world of the Bloodbottler, the Fleshlumpeater and all their rot
some friends forever.
Magic Finger - Roald Dahl
The story of a little
girl with magical powers. When someone makes her angry she zaps a punishment on
them with her magic flashing finger!
Giraffe and the Pelly and me - Roald Dahl
Take a giraffe with a
magic neck, a pelican with a retractable beak and a very agile monkey, and what
do you have? The world's finest Ladderless Window-Cleaning Company, of course!
Add in their friend Billy, the Duke and Duchess of Hampshire and the Cobra, the
cleverest and most dangerous cat-burglar in the world, and you have all the
ingredients for a deliciously funny tale - all in the pursuit of walnuts, salmon
and the pink and purple flowers of the tinkle-tinkle tree, not to mention the
Grand Opening of The Grubber...
Trot - Roald Dahl
An ancient spell, 140
tortoises, and a little bit of magic... Mr. Hoppy is in love with his neighbor,
Mrs. Silver; but she is in love with someone else--Alfie, her pet tortoise.
With all her attention focused on Alfie, Mrs. Silver doesn't even know Mr.
Hoppy is alive. And Mr. Hoppy is too shy to even ask Mrs. Silver over for tea.
Then one day Mr. Hoppy comes up with a brilliant idea to get Mrs. Silver's
attention. If Mr. Hoppy's plan works, Mrs. Silver will certainly fall in love
with him. After all, everyone knows the way to a woman's heart is through her
Boy Tales of Childhood - Roald Dahl
Boy, Roald Dahl's
bestselling autobiography, is full of hilarious anecdotes about his childhood
and school days. "An autobiography is a book a person writes about his own
life and it is usually full of all sorts of boring details. This is not an
autobiography". (Roald Dahl). Throughout his young days at school and just
afterwards, a number of things happened to Roald Dahl, which made such a
tremendous impression he never forgot them. Boy is the remarkable story of
Roald Dahl's childhood; tales of exciting and strange things - some funny, some
frightening, all true.
- Roald Dahl
Trunchbull" is no match for Matilda! Matilda is a sweet, exceptional young
girl, but her parents think she's just a nuisance. She expects school to be
different but there she has to face Miss Trunchbull, a kid-hating terror of a
headmistress. When Matilda is attacked by the Trunchbull she suddenly discovers
she has a remarkable power with which to fight back. It'll take a superhuman
genius to give Miss Trunchbull what she deserves and Matilda may be just the
one to do it!
and the Great Glass Elevator - Roald Dahl
"Charlie and the
Great Glass Elevator" is the superb sequel to the ever-popular Charlie and
the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl. Charlie Bucket has won Willy Wonka's
chocolate factory and is on his way to take possession of it. In a great glass
elevator! But when the elevator makes a fearful whooshing noise, Charlie and
his family find themselves in splendid orbit around the Earth. A daring
adventure has begun, with the one and only Mr Willy Wonka leading the
Danny the Champion of the World - Roald Dahl
Champion of the World" by Roald Dahl is the much-loved tale of how Danny
and his father outwitted the mean Mr Victor Hazell. Danny thinks his dad is the
most marvellous and exciting father a boy could wish for. Life is happy and
peaceful in their gipsy caravan, until one day Danny discovers his dad has been
breaking the law. What's more, soon Danny has to join his father as they attempt
to pull off a daring and devilish plot against horrible, red-faced Mr Victor
Marvellous Medicine - Roald Dahl
Marvellous Medicine" is one of Roald Dahl's most brilliant tales of
naughtiness. Most grandmas are kind and helpful ladies. Not George's grandma.
She's a grumpy and grizzly old grouch and George wants to teach her a lesson.
So when it's time for her medicine, George concocts a bubbling, frothing,
marvelous mixture, which is guaranteed to send her through the roof...
Solo - Roald Dahl
the second part of Roald Dahl's compelling and colourful autobiography, creates
a world as bizarre and unnerving as any you will find in his fiction. A
marvellous evocation of his wartime exploits, it tells of African safaris and
deadly snakes; of fighter planes and incredible air battles with the enemy
during World War Two.
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