A bumper volume of the author's two most popular stories - "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and "Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator". A famous writer for children, Roald Dahl has recently won two awards - the Whitbread Prize for "The Witches" and the Children's Book Award for "Matilda".
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Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children's writers, was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. His books continue to be bestsellers, despite his death in 1990, and total UK sales are 55 million worldwide! 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.About the Author:
Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children's writers, was born in Wales of Norwegian 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 RAF pilot in World War II. Roald Dahl died in 1990.
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Book Description Puffin Books, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140341900