Revolting Rhymes by Roald DahlRevolting Rhymes by Roald Dahl

Revolting Rhymes

byRoald Dahl

Paperback | September 3, 2009

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Did you think Cinderella married the prince and lived happily ever after, or that the three little pigs outsmarted the wolf? Think again! Master storyteller Roald Dahl adds his own darkly comic twists to six favorite tales, complete with rambunctious rhymes and hilarious surprise endings.
Roald Dahl (1916-1990) was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. He spent his childhood in England and, at age eighteen, went to work for the Shell Oil Company in Africa. When World War II broke out, he joined the Royal Air Force and became a fighter pilot. At the age of twenty-six he moved to Washington, D.C., and it was there he began ...
Title:Revolting RhymesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 10.38 × 8 × 0.15 inPublished:September 3, 2009Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142414824

ISBN - 13:9780142414828

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of the best! Dahl's imagination is beautiful! His stories bring out the best in both children and adults!
Date published: 2018-08-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hilarious read This is a must have Roald Dahl book. The rhymes are fantastic and funny, great for children of all ages
Date published: 2017-09-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Revoltingly good My children love these grotesque rhymes!
Date published: 2017-02-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hilarious & Fun For Kids To Read Such a fun spin on the classic fairytales, this book is unique and great for both girls and boys. Funny and unexpected, your kids will love it.
Date published: 2017-01-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazeballs If you like Dalh and you like Sir Quinton Blake you'll love this. Just superb
Date published: 2016-11-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Another Classic I had this book several years ago when I was teaching ESL in England. I used to use it with my students to help with pronunciation and work on sounds. They loved the stories and had a lot of fun with them so I was really happy to find them here for my own children.
Date published: 2013-12-30