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Roald Dahl's Revolting Rhymes

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Publisher Comments:

I guess you think you know this story.

You don’t. The real one’s much more gory.

The phoney one, the one you know,

Was cooked up years and years ago. . . .

With his famous wicked humor and the cunning of a big bad wolf, master storyteller and satirist Roald Dahl retells his six favorite fairy tales. Get ready for Dahl’s diabolical version of what really happened to Cinderella, Goldilocks, the Three Little Pigs, Jack and the Beanstalk, Snow White, and Little Red Riding Hood.

This book has been selected as a Common Core State Standards Text Exemplar (Grades 4-5, Poetry) in Appendix B.

Synopsis:

I guess you think you know this story.

You dont. The real ones much more gory.

The phoney one, the one you know,

Was cooked up years and years ago. . . .

With his famous wicked humor and the cunning of a big bad wolf, master storyteller and satirist Roald Dahl retells his six favorite fairy tales. Get ready for Dahls diabolical version of what really happened to Cinderella, Goldilocks, the Three Little Pigs, Jack and the Beanstalk, Snow White, and Little Red Riding Hood.

About the Author

Roald Dahl is, quite simply, one of the best loved childrens book authors of all time.

He died in 1990 in Oxford, England, at the age of 74.

Quentin Blake, the first Childrens Laureate of the United Kingdom, has illustrated most of Roald Dahls childrens books.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375815560
Author:
Blake, Quentin
Author:
Blake, Quentin
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Short stories
Subject:
Poetry - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Poetry / Plays
Subject:
Poetry - Humorous
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
English poetry
Subject:
Children's poetry, English
Subject:
Humorous
Subject:
Children's poetry
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Rev
Publication Date:
20020231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
FULL COLOR THROUGHOUT
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
8.57x5.85x.48 in. .52 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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"Synopsis" by , I guess you think you know this story.

You dont. The real ones much more gory.

The phoney one, the one you know,

Was cooked up years and years ago. . . .

With his famous wicked humor and the cunning of a big bad wolf, master storyteller and satirist Roald Dahl retells his six favorite fairy tales. Get ready for Dahls diabolical version of what really happened to Cinderella, Goldilocks, the Three Little Pigs, Jack and the Beanstalk, Snow White, and Little Red Riding Hood.

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