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Skin and Other Stories - Roald Dahl
Skin and Other Stories
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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 that the tattoo on your back was worth over a million dollars? You will discover that just about anything is possible in a Roald Dahl... show more
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 that the tattoo on your back was worth over a million dollars? You will discover that just about anything is possible in a Roald Dahl story, and here are eleven of his very best.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780141310343 (0141310340)
Publisher: Puffin
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
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3.0 Skin, Roald Dahl
This is a high quality collection of shorts, not aimed specifically at children. The stand-out entry is Lamb to the Slaughter, which is a wicked delight. I was surprised to find a precursor to the kids' novel Danny, Champion of the World here. That was the only one I was exposed to as a child. Shoul...
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4.0 Skin And Other Stories (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Read this one aloud to my then-boyfriend, now-husband, driving through the Rockies.
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I'm not a fan of the quiet literary novel. I like stories in which things happen. New, different, interesting things. Dahl is in my top five of short story writers along with Daphne DuMaurier who was also a Hitchcock fave, as well as three other people I'll have to think very carefully about. Gu...
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