The Roald Dahl Audio CD Collection Roald Dahl The Roald Dahl Audio CD Collection Roald Dahl on FREE shipping on qualifying offers Roald Dahl s hilarious and outrageous novels have made him one of the most popular children s authors of all time Here The Best of Roald Dahl Roald Dahl The Best of Roald Dahl Roald Dahl on FREE shipping on qualifying offers If Stephen King could write with murderous concision, he might have come up with The Landlady, the story of a boarding house with an oddly talented proprietress and a small but permanent clientele If Clive Barker had a sense of humor Danny, the Champion of the World Danny, the Champion of the World is a children s book by Roald Dahl.The plot centres on Danny, a young English boy, and his father, William, who live in a Gypsy caravan fixing cars for a living and partake in poaching pheasants.It was first published in in the United States by Alfred A Knopf, Inc and in the United Kingdom by Jonathan Cape. It was adapted into a made for TV movie Lamb to the Slaughter Lamb to the Slaughter is a short story by Roald Dahl.It was initially rejected, along with four other stories, by The New Yorker, but was ultimately published in Harper s Magazine in September It was adapted for an episode of Alfred Hitchcock Presents that starred Barbara Bel Geddes and Harold J Stone.Originally broadcast on April , , this was one of only AHP episodes James and the Giant Peach Penguin Classics Deluxe Roald Dahl was born in Wales of Norwegian parents.He spent his childhood in England and, at age eighteen, went to work for the Shell Oil Company in Africa When World War II broke out, he joined the Royal Air Force and became a fighter pilot. Buy Music CDs online and buy DVDs from the Gift Of Sound Buy Music CDs and DVDs Online Selection of s, s and s music for sale, Rock n Roll, Classical, LSO Essential Classic Rock, Listen to song clips, mp downloads, lowest prices. Amazing Thank You Notes From Famous People Mental Floss Letters of Note is one of our favorite places to hang out Since the site has curated hundreds of interesting letters, telegrams, memos and faxes, from famous people, regular people, and even Timeless Advice on Writing The Collected Wisdom of Great Brain Pickings remains free and ad free and takes me hundreds of hours a month to research and write, and thousands of dollars to sustain. If you find any joy and value in what I do, please consider becoming a Sustaining Patron with a recurring monthly donation BBC iWonder Queen Elizabeth II Britain s longest As the UK s longest reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II has seen Britain change dramatically over the years Yet she has remained a constant presence in the lives of the people of the UK and Commercial Releases BIG RAT ROALD DAHL S TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED RON GRAINER P R.K Records The unexpected thing about this album is that of its twelve tracks, five are not even Grainer compositions.