About the Author
Roald Dahl is the world's No. 1 storyteller - despite his death in 1990! His books continue to be bestsellers, and total UK sales are 55 million worldwide! Quentin Blake is one of the best-known and best-loved children's illustrators. It's impossible now to think of Roald Dahl's writings without imagining Quentin Blake's illustrations. He was awarded the OBE in 1988 and became the first Children's Laureate in 1999.