"A sheer delight of a book which will be enjoyed equally by children just coming to know the wonder of Roald Dahl, as well as adults who will love to recapture childhood memories. A perfect selection to give an excellent picture of the work of this ever-popular author. Of course, the book is illustrated throughout by Quentin Blake and the high quality glossy paper shows his illustrations off to perfection. Another one for the family library." Parents in Touch "Four of Roald Dahl's best loved stories, including The Twits and George's Marvellous Medicine, which feature some of his most delicious heroes and villains are gathered together in this attractively presented treasury. With Quentin Blake's wonderfully entertaining illustrations to accompany the tales, this is sure to be a popular addition to the family bookcase and an ideal introduction to this much-loved author." Carousel
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.