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The Resource Who was Roald Dahl?, by True Kelley ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Who was Roald Dahl?, by True Kelley ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Label
Who was Roald Dahl?
Title
Who was Roald Dahl?
Statement of responsibility
by True Kelley ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Roald Dahl is one of the most famous children's book authors ever. Now in this Who Was-- ? biography, children will learn of his real-life adventures. A flying ace for the British Air Force, he was married to an Academy Award-winning actress. He also wrote books and screenplays for adults. Entertaining and readable, this biography has 80 black-and-white illustrations
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelley, True
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
009-011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marchesi, Stephen
Series statement
Who was-- ?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Authors, English
  • Novelists, English
  • Children's literature
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Authors, English
  • Novelists, English
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who was Roald Dahl?, by True Kelley ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 102)
Contents
Who was Roald Dahl? -- Young Roald -- School days -- Adventures -- The flying hero -- America -- A struggling writer -- Family man -- More ups and downs -- Roald's hut -- The last chapter -- Timeline of Roald Dahl's life -- Timeline of the world -- Some of Roald Dahl's books for children -- Movies made from Roald Dahl's book
Control code
BK0010849615
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
102 p.
Isbn
9780448461465
Lccn
2012014971
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Who was Roald Dahl?, by True Kelley ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 102)
Contents
Who was Roald Dahl? -- Young Roald -- School days -- Adventures -- The flying hero -- America -- A struggling writer -- Family man -- More ups and downs -- Roald's hut -- The last chapter -- Timeline of Roald Dahl's life -- Timeline of the world -- Some of Roald Dahl's books for children -- Movies made from Roald Dahl's book
Control code
BK0010849615
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
102 p.
Isbn
9780448461465
Lccn
2012014971
Other physical details
ill., maps

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