About this book
The former Children's Laureate, poet and broadcaster celebrates one of his favourite children's authors. Rosen explores just how exactly Roald Dahl got into writing, where he got his ideas from, what ingredients in his life turned him into the kind of writer he was, and lots more. Full of stories and funny anecdotes!
Just how did Roald Dahl get into writing? Where did he get his ideas from? What ingredients in his life turned him into the kind of writer he was? This title provides answers to these questions. It includes stories and anecdotes from Roald Dahl's school days and family life.