1954 photograph of Roald Dahl by Carl van Vechten.

Roald Dahl (September 13, 1916 - November 23, 1990) was an author born in Britain to two Norwegian parents. His works include novels and short stories for adults, poetry, two volumes of autobiography. He is best known for his children's books, which include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Twits, The BFG and The Enormous Crocodile. He is also known for writing the screenplays of the films Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and You Only Live Twice , both based on works by Ian Fleming.

See also

External links

Nuvola apps bookcase.png This article is a stub. You can help the Literawiki by expanding it.

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.