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The Resource Skin and other stories, Roald Dahl

Skin and other stories, Roald Dahl

Label
Skin and other stories
Title
Skin and other stories
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl
Title variation
Charlottes web
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a collection of 11 short stories to startle, surprise and satisfy from Roald Dahl - the master of the twist in the tale. How would you get rid of a murder weapon without causing suspicion? Where would you hide a diamond where no one else would think of looking? What if you found out the tattoo on your back was worth over a million pounds?
Related
Summary
The story of Wilbur, the pig, smallest of the litter, who is raised by the farmer's daughter, and who finds a friend in Charlotte, the spider
Tone
Character
Award
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 1984.
  • Surrey Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 1973.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
101128
Cataloging source
BDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1899-1985
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1912-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, Garth
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farm animals
  • Human/animal communication
  • Friendship
  • Death
  • Animals
  • Pigs
  • Spiders
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Skin and other stories, Roald Dahl
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: as The collected short stories of Roald Dahl. London: Michael Joseph, 1991
Contents
Skin -- Lamb to the Slaughter -- The Sound Machine -- An African Story -- Galloping Foxley -- The Wish -- The Surgeon -- Dip in the Pool -- The Champion of the World -- Beware of the Dog -- My lady love, my dove
Control code
000022746755
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
212 p.
Isbn
9780141311517
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Skin and other stories, Roald Dahl
Publication
Note
Originally published: as The collected short stories of Roald Dahl. London: Michael Joseph, 1991
Contents
Skin -- Lamb to the Slaughter -- The Sound Machine -- An African Story -- Galloping Foxley -- The Wish -- The Surgeon -- Dip in the Pool -- The Champion of the World -- Beware of the Dog -- My lady love, my dove
Control code
000022746755
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
212 p.
Isbn
9780141311517
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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