Roald Dahl was always full of fun and mischief and loved different kinds of jokes - the sillier the better. This title collects Dahl's favourites, based on his much-loved children's novels.
A collection of ribald rhymes featuring characters from fairy tales, fables and nursery rhymes. It covers stories ranging from "The Tortoise and the Hare" and "Hansel and Gretel" to "Ali Baba" and "Aladdin".
English; Paperback / Softback
Released: 04.09.2008 / Delivery time: 3-5 weeks (title will be specially ordered)
The author describes his summer vacations as a child in Norway, life in an English boarding school, adventures as a young man working in East Africa for the Shell Company, and being a fighter pilot in World War II.
Released: 02.09.2010 / Delivery time: 1-3 weeks (not available at short notice)
The classic Christmas carol, told with a very special twist... With inimitable illustrations by Quentin Blake, this is the most elegant and enchanting Christmas gift book of the year.
Presents a collection of stories, including "Great Day for Up," "I Am Not Going to Get Up Today!," "I Wish That I Had Duck Feet," "Maybe You Should Fly a Jet! Maybe You Should Be a Vet!," and "Wacky Wednesday," along with "Would You Rather Be a Bullfrog?"
A story of the author's early years at school and with his family. It features Quentin Blake cover and a section of facts about the author.
«Frambouille», «Énorme crocodile», «Tarte aux oiseaux», «Spaghetti aux vers», «Surprise croustillante Wonka aux noisettes»... figurent dans ce livre gourmand que les fans de tous âges de Roal Dahl dévoreront.
An innovative translation of Roald Dahls classic childrens novel "Fantastic Mr Fox", into Scots, by James Robertson. With illustrations by Quentin Blake, it follows the success of "The Eejits" and "Geordies Mingin Medicine", which collectively have sold over 25,000 copies. [...]
Scots; Paperback / Softback
Released: 07.04.2008 / Delivery time: 3-5 weeks (title will be specially ordered)
For use in schools and libraries only. Trustworthy, kind, and poor Charlie Bucket, the hero of the story, and greedy Augustus Gloop, spoiled Veruca Salt, gum-chewing Violet Beauregarde, and TV-addict Mike Teavee have amazing adventures in a chocolate factory.
Released: 2007 / Delivery time: 3-5 weeks (title will be specially ordered)
When a mysterious old man gives James some magical, tiny green things, he certainly never imagines that they will grow into an enormous peach.