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Boy is the story of Roald Dahl's very own boyhood, including tales of sweet-shops and chocolate, mean old ladies and a Great Mouse Plot – the inspiration for some of his most marvellous storybooks in years to come.

Boy is the story of Roald Dahl's very own boyhood, including tales of sweet-shops and chocolate, mean old ladies and a Great Mouse Plot – the inspiration for some of his most marvellous storybooks in years to come. These tales are full of exciting and strange things – some funny, some frightening; all true.

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  • Paperback

    9780143566540

    August 29, 2011

    Penguin Press

    190 pages

    RRP $12.99

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Also by Roald Dahl

Matilda
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
George's Marvellous Medicine
The Bfg
The Twits
The Witches
Fantastic Mr Fox
James And The Giant Peach
Roald Dahl's Marvellous Joke Book
Charlie And The Great Glass Elevator
Roald Dahl's James's Giant Bug Book
Danny The Champion Of The World
The Magic Finger
The Enormous Crocodile
Matilda (World Traveller)
Matilda (World Traveller)
Billy And The Minpins (Illustrated By Quentin Blake)
How Not To Be A Twit and Other Wisdom from Roald Dahl
The Enormous Crocodile (Book And Cd)
Roald Dahl’s Opposites
Roald Dahl’s 123
Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach Sticker Activity Book
Danny The Champion Of The World (Colour Edition)
The Witches (Colour Edition)

Recommendations

The Handmaid's Tale
To Kill A Mockingbird
Midnight's Children
A Gentleman in Moscow
Echo Burning
The Girl on the Train
The Heart's Invisible Furies
The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-time
Voyager
The Narrow Road to the Deep North
Swing Time
Tiger Men
The Bear and The Nightingale
Breath
Ready Player One
A Long Way from Home
The Light Between Oceans
The Travelling Cat Chronicles
The Trip of a Lifetime
Nineteen Eighty-Four