Published: New York : Viking, 1997 Description: 444 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm ISBN/ISSN: 0670877697, Language: English
Contains short stories, extracts from longer fiction, rhymes, and memoirs, as well as unpublished poetry and letters
Be nice to frogs -- Twits -- Enormous crocodile -- Pig -- Letter from America -- Letters from abroad -- Owl and the pussy-cat -- Fantastic Mr. Fox -- Creating characters -- Giraffe and the pelly and me -- Boy who talked with animals -- Stealing a magpie -- Little red riding hood and the wolf -- Three little pigs -- Moles -- Lion -- Roald Dahl, author -- Tortoises -- Esio trot -- Tortoise-catcher -- Hickety, pickety -- Crocodile -- Those who don't believe in magic will never find it -- BFG -- BFG stamp -- Snozzcumbers -- Minpins -- Cinderella -- James and the giant peach -- Jack and the beanstalk -- Witches -- Cow -- Cadbury's dairy milk -- Charlie and the chocolate factory -- Veruca salt song -- Treats -- George's marvellous medicine -- Winkles for tea -- Sweet-shop -- Little nut-tree -- Matilda's father -- Danny's father -- Roald Dahl's father -- Letter from Roald Dahl to his sister, Alfhild -- Headmaster -- Roald Dahl guide to railway safety -- Matilda -- When we acquired the motor-boat -- Dahl invention-- Poem in reply to schoolchildren -- Danny, the champion of the world -- Hansel and Gretel -- Hansen and Gretel spare ribs -- Conkers! -- Letter from Roald Dahl to his mother -- Drive in the motor-car -- When you grow up -- Biggest hip bone ever -- Lucky break -- Photography -- Motorbikes -- Twits -- Emperor's new clothes -- Wild mushrooms -- Simba -- Ideas to help aspiring writers -- Green mamba -- Where art thou, Mother Christmas? -- Hot and cold -- Price of debauchery -- Dar es salaam to Nairobi by Ford Prefect -- Letter from Roald Dahl to his mother -- Survival -- First encounter with a bandit -- Roald Dahl talking -- As I grow old
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