A Summer of Swizzfiggling Stories

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The Roald Dahl Museum
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1:30pm, 9th August
Charlie, Enormous Crocodile, James, Matilda, The BFG
Selection of Roald Dahl products

Be inspired with these goodies and get ready for your own summer of stories!

This summer we're showing how you can create stories just like Roald Dahl! We've got some fantabulous blog posts for you to check out here, and these goodies just might help get you inspired or at least provide lots of entertainment for all.


Educational and Exciting

You're never too young to starting learning about the wondrous world of Roald Dahl so these board books are the perfect introduction for little ones and will get them excited for more. 

Enormous Crocodile board books

Roald Dahl's Opposites £4.89, Roald Dahl's 123 £4.89


Gloriumptious Games

If you're thinking of writing a story but struggling with ideas, try these games to get your brain whirring and thinking Roald Dahl thoughts - inspiration strikes when you least expect it!

Enormous Crocodile and Matilda card games

The Enormous Crocodile Memory Game £10.95, Matilda Card Game £5.00


Put on a show! 

Re-enact Roald Dahl's classic tales with these brilliant puppets or come up with your own storylines - maybe James, Matilda, the BFG and Willy Wonka could go on an adventure together. 

Selection of Roald Dahl hand puppets

Willy Wonka Hand Puppet £29.99, The BFG Hand Puppet£29.99, James and the Giant Peach Hand Puppet £29.99, Matilda Hand Puppet £29.99


Extra-usual bedtime reading 

Get cosy in these James and the Giant Peach pyjamas, leap into bed and instead of your normal bedtime story try Roald Dahl's Dictionary. You'll find lots of interesting and exceptional words to try out in your own writing. 

James and the Giant Peach pyjamas and Roald Dahl's Dictionary

James Pyjama Set £29.00, Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary £14.99