Very nearly as grotesque as his fiction. The same compulsive blend of wide-eyed innocence and fascination with danger and horror (Evening Standard)
A non-stop demonstration of expert raconteurship (The New York Times Book Review)
Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
|Print List Price:||£6.99|
Save £2.00 (29%)
Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
This price was set by the publisher.
|New from||Used from|
Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
Enthralling read, very interesting man much more so than you might imagine.Published 22 days ago by Mr N Howlett
This book starts off in 1938 with Dahl at the green age of 18 embarking on a long sea voyage out to starting a new job out in Tanzania (then Tanganyika) working for big oil. Read morePublished 2 months ago by keen reader
Very good reading , very enlightening about Ronald Dahls earlier life . Glad I read the book .Published 4 months ago by Kindle Customer
Great book for adults. Having purchased 'boy' for my 9 year old daughter who sadly said she found it too grown up, I decided to read boy and couldn't wait to purchase this next... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Richard M.