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Roald Dahl's short stories

13th May 2015

Did you know Roald Dahl was a prolific short story writer? Discover a few Tales of the Unexpected this National Share-a-Story Month...

I Want It Now: May 2015

11th May 2015

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

Roald Dahl and the Chiltern Hills

29th April 2015

With the May Bank Holiday approaching there’s no better time to head to the Chilterns to explore Great Missenden and the surrounding countryside

Happy World Book Day

5th March 2015

We hope you are having a Fantastic, Marvellous, Champion World Book Day (UK and Ireland)! Here are a few of our favourite bookish quotes

Ten Memorable Roald Dahl Quotes

31st January 2015

Roald Dahl wrote many quotable lines. But do you know which quote appeared in which story? Here is our unscientific top ten...

"Eschew all those beastly adjectives."

28th January 2015

When student Jay Williams wrote to Roald Dahl in 1980, he didn't expect a response - but that's what he got...

World Book Night 2014

23rd April 2014

World Book Night 2014 is here, and the UK book list features a special collection of some of Roald Dahl's adult tales of the unexpected…