The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar
And Six MoreBook - 1977
An account of how Roald Dahl came to be a writer and selections from his writer's notebook augment stories juxtaposing fantasy and truth and peopled with characters both outrageous and courageous
From the critics
Age SuitabilityAdd Age Suitability
kindnesschan thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 9 and 64
librariansareawesome thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 8 and 60
Violence: The Swan: Two bullies go off to hunt but first meet a rather frail boy of 13. They tie him up & place him on working railroad tracks. He lives only to be shot in the thigh later on. NO punishment for the bullies is mentioned. The last 2 stories: Dahl talks about the brutal canings he received as a schoolboy & how it felt to have his body burn when his WWII fighter plane was shot down/caught fire.
SummaryAdd a Summary
There are no summaries for this title yet.
QuotesAdd a Quote
There are no quotes for this title yet.