The Umbrella Man And Other Stories by Roald DahlThe Umbrella Man And Other Stories by Roald Dahl

The Umbrella Man And Other Stories

byRoald Dahl

Paperback | January 19, 2004

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Is it really possible to invent a machine that does the job of a writer? What is it about the landlady's house that makes it so hard for her guests to leave? Does Sir Basil Turton value most his wife or one of his priceless sculptures? These compelling tales are a perfect introduction to the adult writing of a storytelling genius.
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 ...
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Title:The Umbrella Man And Other StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 8.2 × 5.5 × 0.8 inPublished:January 19, 2004Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142400874

ISBN - 13:9780142400876

Appropriate for ages: 13 - 17

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