Seven stories by Roald Dahl. Things are not what they seem, they can't be what they seem. Turtles, fingersmiths, the Mildenhall treasure, even a man who could see with his eyes closed, everyday life is twisted into powerful and sometimes terrifying fantasies.
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"Few modern writers have attracted such an appreciative audience among adults and children as Dahl. . . . All the tales are entrancing inventions." -- "Publishers Weekly"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. He died in November 1990.
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Book Description Puffin Books, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140373489