Facts about Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl is a famous author, he wrote lots of books for children and adults. He was born on September 13th 1916 in Llandaff, Cardiff. Sadly he died on September 23 1990 in Oxford. Roald Dahl was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and fighter pilot. His books have sold more than 250 million copies worldwide.

Quotes said by Roald Dahl:

A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men.

 So, please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you can install, a lovely bookcase on the wall.
A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom. He has no master except his own soul, and that, I am sure, is why he does it.Click the word books and it will show you all the books Roald Dahl has written.


He was 6 foot and 6 inches tall. He ate a Kit Kat every day; he saved the wrappers and screwed them up in a ball. he wrote with yellow pencils on yellow paper and had a yellow door.

2016 marks 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl – the world’s number one storyteller.Throughout 2016, there will be celebrations for Roald Dahl 100, focusing on Roald Dahl’s gloriumptious stories and characters and delivering a year packed with squiffling surprises and treats for everyone.

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4 Comments on "Facts about Roald Dahl"

  1. Oliver Foulds | Oct 14, 2016 at 2:04 pm | Reply

    Well done! I love all of his books

  2. Bradley Foulds | Oct 14, 2016 at 2:08 pm | Reply

    I like it because he is my favourite author.

  3. Oliver Foulds | Oct 14, 2016 at 2:12 pm | Reply


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