I Want It Now: May 2015

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James, Matilda, Short stories

For National-Share-a-Story Month, a selection of bookish goodies inspired by Roald Dahl - the World's No 1 Storyteller

From Matilda Wormwood to James Henry Trotter and The BFG, Roald Dahl's characters are often as fond of storytelling as the man himself. So what better way to celebrate National Share-a-Story Month in the UK than familiarising youself with an old favourite - or even discovering a new story or two...

Cushion featuring Roald Dahl's Matilda, illustrated by Quentin Blake

Matilda cushion

Matilda Wormwood loves cuddling up with a book - and now you can, too, with this snuggly Matilda cushion. Perfect for book fans of all ages...

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Roald Dahl's Complete Short Stories

The Complete Short Story Collection

Roald Dahl was a prolific short story writer, publishing more than 50 tales for adults and teenagers in his lifetime. This incredible set features all those in two volumes, spanning Roald Dahl's writing career from 1944 - 1988.

Find out more about Volume One and Volume Two of The Complete Short Story Collection

25th Anniversary Edition of Roald Dahl's Matilda

25th Anniversary Edition of Matilda

Back to Miss Wormwood, the Reader of Books and lover of stories. This beautiful edition of Roald Dahl's Matilda was released to coincide with the 25th anniversary of the books' original publication, and makes a gorgeous gift.

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Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach - Spineless Classics

Spineless Classics print featuring James and the Giant Peach

Spineless Classic's amazing prints are a unique way to relive your favourite Roald Dahl stories. These clever artworks use the text from the published book to create lovely images. Matilda and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory prints are also available.

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Donald Sturrock's Storyteller, a biography of Roald Dahl

Storyteller: The life of Roald Dahl, by Donald Sturrock

Want to find out more about the story behind the stories? Donald Sturrock's biography uses Roald Dahl's letters and interviews with his family and friends to explore his life and works. Fantastic Mr Dahl, a biography of Roald Dahl written by Michael Rosen for children, is also available.

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