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If you read this book, you will either love him or hate him, or both; you will not be indifferent.
This has three photo plates of the assorted people mentioned in the book and these help you picture the time, people and places the book speaks of.
Sturrock walks alongside Dahl and shares the stories of this beloved author, deftly drawing readers into Dahl's life.
In this extensive biography of Roald Dahl, we learn about the man behind a collection of fantastic children's books. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Michelle Boytim
For a man who is essentially known as the genius who created such classic children literary figures as Charlie Bucket, Willy Wonka, Matilda, and The Fantastic Mr Fox, what I found... Read morePublished on January 10, 2013 by Brett Benner
It came as no surprise to me that Roald Dahl, as described by first-time biographer Sturrock, comes across as a "difficult" character. Read morePublished on July 25, 2012 by Christopher Barat
The book came to me in near-perfect condition and I was happy! It is a belated
Christmas gift for my daughter - thanks again!
I grew up hearing and reading the stories of Roald Dahl. From the novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to the short story The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar to the memoir Boy. Read morePublished on July 1, 2011 by David Evans
Anyone who has loved Roald Dahl's quirky voice in books like CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, THE BFG, or THE WITCHES will enjoy this biography of the classic children's author. Read morePublished on June 13, 2011 by TeensReadToo
Roald Dahl was a complex man, at times generous and humorous and at others cantankerous and difficult to deal with and this book explores all these sides of his character and... Read morePublished on April 27, 2011 by Spider Monkey
'Most great writers are two people, if not more: their art grows out of the splits in their personalities. Read morePublished on January 13, 2011 by Ryan Williams