BOY AND GOING SOLO

BOY AND GOING SOLO

By: Dahl, Roald

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Boy and Going Solo is the whole of Roald Dahl's extraordinary autobiography in one volume. ***With a new Quentin Blake cover and a whole new end section of fascinatin g facts about Roald Dahl.*** Boy is the story of Roald Dahl's very own boyhood, including tales of sweet -shops and chocolate, mean old ladies and a Great Mouse Plot - the inspirat ion for some of his most marvellous storybooks in the years to come. Going Solo tells of how, when he grew up, Roald Dahl left England for Afric a and later went flying with the Royal Air Force, before he became the worl d's number-one storyteller. Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children's writers, was born in Wales of Norw egian parents. After school in England he went to work for Shell in Africa. He began to write after "a monumental bash on the head", sustained as an R AF pilot in World War II. Roald Dahl died in 1990. Quentin Blake is one of the best-known and best-loved children's illustrators and it's impossible now to think of Roald Dahl's writings without imagining Quentin Blake's illustrations.

Title: BOY AND GOING SOLO

Author Name: Dahl, Roald

Categories: Biographies & Memoirs,

Publisher: Puffin: 2008

ISBN Number: 0141322772

ISBN Number 13: 9780141322773

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000047009