Questions tagged [roald-dahl]

For questions about the prolific British writer Roald Dahl (1916-1990) or about any of his literary works, which include novels and short stories, children's and adult books.

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Is Danny the Champion of the World one of the Romani people?

We were discussing Danny the Champion of the World and how he: lives in a Caravan is part of a pheasant poaching community My friend said: Well he's obviously a [Romani] isn't he? Is there ...
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How did Wonka's Golden Ticket sweepstakes ensure that children would win?

In Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Wonka says I don't want a grown-up person at all. A grownup won't listen to me; he won't learn. He will try to do things his own way and not mine. So I had to ...