Tag Archives: Roald Dahl

83. Boy: Tales of Childhood (Roald Dahl)

In preparation for Roald Dahl Day (today, September 13th) I have enjoyed learning about the author’s childhood in his memoir called Boy:  Tales of Childhood.  It was published in 1984 and this biographical account reflects on Dahl’s heritage, childhood, school days … Continue reading

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Roald Dahl Day

Beloved author Roald Dahl would have turned 100 years old today.  His stories have enchanted generations of children across the world and are enjoyed in schools, on the big screen and at bedtime, inspiring creative thought and fun.  He has … Continue reading

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66. The BFG (Roald Dahl)

The BFG has been released as a movie this summer and my youngest son and I have enjoyed this book together prior to watching the movie.  It was an interesting read which highlights Roald Dahl’s creativity and imagination. It begins with … Continue reading

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64. George’s Marvellous Medicine (Roald Dahl)

September 13th is Roald Dahl Day and in honour of this, I asked my family which Roald Dahl book to read.  George’s Marvellous Medicine was suggested.  My oldest son’s both enjoyed this story in Grade 5 (thanks Mrs. Wilson!).  Everyone … Continue reading

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