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The Resource More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood, Roald Dahl

More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood, Roald Dahl

Label
More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood
Title
More about Boy
Title remainder
Roald Dahl's tales from childhood
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl
Title variation
More about Boy
Title variation remainder
Roald Dahls tales from childhood
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Roald Dahl relates stories from his childhood, from visiting chocolate stores to confrontations with mean, old ladies, and discusses how they influenced his writing
Summary
Humorous anecdotes from the author's childhood describe summer vacations in Norway and life in an English boarding school
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
367769
Cataloging source
ICrlF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 6.5
  • 5-8
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PR6054.A35
LC item number
Z46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blake, Quentin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Authors, English
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Authors, English
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Authors, English
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Roald Dahl's tales from childhood
Label
More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood, Roald Dahl
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Puffin Books, 2008
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 -- Ten 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
Control code
13989165
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780329730864
Isbn Type
(Follett bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (InCu)7C00CD4EEB094C26AFE26DCB2A8EA6A9
  • (IMchF)fol12551930
Label
More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood, Roald Dahl
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Puffin Books, 2008
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 -- Ten 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
Control code
13989165
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780329730864
Isbn Type
(Follett bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (InCu)7C00CD4EEB094C26AFE26DCB2A8EA6A9
  • (IMchF)fol12551930

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