(Log in to vote)
More About Boy : Roald Dahl's Tales From Childhood (2009, original release: 2008)

Call Number Y/BIOGRAPHY/823.914/DAHL,R

(0 holds on 1 copy)
LocationCall NumberItem Status
Kids' BiographiesY/BIOGRAPHY/823.914/DAHL,RAvailable
Published: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2009
Edition:  1st American ed
Description:  229 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780374350550, 0374350558,
Language:  English

Originally published: London : Puffin Books, 2008

Starting-point -- Papa and Mama -- More about Mama -- Kindergarten, 1922-3 -- A grand time -- Llandaff Cathedral School, 1923-5 (age 7-9) -- The bicycle and the sweet-shop -- The great mouse plot -- A life without sweets -- Going to Norway -- The magic island -- A visit to the doctor -- The last lap -- St. Peter's, 1925-9 (age 9-13) -- First day -- Writing home -- The matron -- Homesickness -- A drive in the motor-car -- The Maccano chariot -- Captain Hardcastle -- How I became a writer -- Little Ellis and the boil -- Goat's tobacco -- Repton and Shell, 1929-36 (age 13-20) -- Getting dressed for the big school -- Boazers -- Painful punishments -- The headmaster -- Chocolates -- Horrid little boys and girls -- Corkers -- Fagging -- That awful cold bath -- Games and photography -- Goodbye, school -- P.S -- The voyage out (excerpt from Going solo -- A Dahl-tastic quiz

Related Searches:
Dahl, Roald -- Childhood and youth
Authors, English -- Biography -- 20th century
Added--20090921 ynf

Additional Credits:

Login to write a review of your own.

Login to add this item to your list.

Lists can be used to compile collections of items that you may be interested in checking out at a later date. You may also create public lists and share your favorites with other AHML customers.
No tags, currently.

Login to add tags.

To create a multiple word tag such as Science Fiction, enclose both words in quotes, like: "Science Fiction"

Critic Reviews

If your status is Confirmed Registration, your spot for the event is confirmed.

If registration for this event is full, you will be placed on a waiting list. Wait listed registrants are moved to the confirmed registration list (in the order of registration) when cancelations are received. You will receive an email notification if you are moved from the wait list to the confirmed registration list.