Roald Dahl - Danny The Champion of The World (New Paperback)
From the bestselling author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The BFG.
Danny lives in a caravan with his father, the most marvellous and exciting father any boy ever had.
All the land around them belongs to Mr Victor Hazell, a rich snob with a great glistening beery face and tiny piggy eyes. Nobody likes him, not one-little bit.
So one day, Danny and his father concoct a daring plot that will give the old blue-faced baboon Victor Hazell the greatest shock of his life - so long as they don't get caught . . .
- Format : Standard New Paperback
- Condition : New
- Category : Fiction - Children's Fiction
- Published : 1975 (This Ed. 2016 - Penguin/Random House)
- ISBN : 9780141371375
- SKU : B001760
- PPC : LL190gm
- RRP : £6.99
- Quantity Available : 1 only.
"One of the most tender depictions of the father-son relationship in literature, Dahl’s classic adventure of resourceful poachers and avaricious landowners is filled with love and affection as well as the traditional grotesques. A hymn both to the countryside and the bonds of family, Danny, the Champion of the World remains a consistent delight." - Waterstones.
Roald Dahl was a British novelist, short-story writer, poet, screenwriter, and wartime fighter pilot. His books have sold more than 250 million copies worldwide. Dahl was born in Wales to Norwegian immigrant parents. He served in the Royal Air Force during the Second World War.
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