|About the Author||The son of Norwegian parents, Roald Dahl was born in Wales in 1916 and educated at Repton. He was a fighter pilot for the RAF during World War Two, and it was while writing about his experiences during this time that he started his career as an author.
His fabulously popular children's books are read by children all over the world. Some of his better-known works include James and the Giant Peach, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fantastic Mr Fox, Matilda, The Witches, and The BFG.
He died in November 1990.|
|Book Description||This collection is perfect for all the Roald Dahl fans out there and for those who are discovering these classic tales. There are 15 fantastic stories from the World's No. 1 Storyteller. Includes: The BFG, Matilda, Esio Trot, George's Marvellous Medicine, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator, The Magic Finger, Danny the Champion of the World, The Twits, The Witches, Going Solo, The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me, James and the Giant Peach, Boy Tales of Childhood|