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The Resource More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood, Roald Dahl

More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood, Roald Dahl

Label
More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood
Title
More about Boy
Title remainder
Roald Dahl's tales from childhood
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Humorous anecdotes from the author's childhood describe summer vacations in Norway and life in an English boarding school
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PR6054.A35
LC item number
Z46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
6.2
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Authors, English
  • Authors, English
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adolescent
Label
More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood, Roald Dahl
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Puffin Books, 2008
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Starting-point -- Papa and Mama -- More about Mama -- Kindergarten, 1922/3 -- A grand time -- Llandaff Cathedral School, 1923/5 (age 7/9) -- The bicycle and the sweet-shop -- The great mouse plot -- A life without sweets -- Going to Norway -- The magic island -- A visit to the doctor -- The last lap -- St. Peter's, 1925/9 (age 9-13) -- First day -- Writing home -- The matron -- Homesickness -- A drive in the motor-car -- The Maccano chariot -- Captain Hardcastle -- How I became a writer -- Little Ellis and the boil -- Goat's tobacco -- Repton and Shell, 1929/36 (age 13/20) -- Getting dressed for the big school -- Boazers -- Painful punishments -- The headmaster -- Chocolates -- Horrid little boys and girls -- Corkers -- Fagging -- That awful cold bath -- Games and photography -- Goodbye school -- P.S -- Excerpt from Going solo -- A Dahl-tastic quiz
Control code
ocm317455624
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780374350550
Lccn
2009016118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317455624
  • (Sirsi) a1009578
Label
More about Boy : Roald Dahl's tales from childhood, Roald Dahl
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Puffin Books, 2008
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Starting-point -- Papa and Mama -- More about Mama -- Kindergarten, 1922/3 -- A grand time -- Llandaff Cathedral School, 1923/5 (age 7/9) -- The bicycle and the sweet-shop -- The great mouse plot -- A life without sweets -- Going to Norway -- The magic island -- A visit to the doctor -- The last lap -- St. Peter's, 1925/9 (age 9-13) -- First day -- Writing home -- The matron -- Homesickness -- A drive in the motor-car -- The Maccano chariot -- Captain Hardcastle -- How I became a writer -- Little Ellis and the boil -- Goat's tobacco -- Repton and Shell, 1929/36 (age 13/20) -- Getting dressed for the big school -- Boazers -- Painful punishments -- The headmaster -- Chocolates -- Horrid little boys and girls -- Corkers -- Fagging -- That awful cold bath -- Games and photography -- Goodbye school -- P.S -- Excerpt from Going solo -- A Dahl-tastic quiz
Control code
ocm317455624
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780374350550
Lccn
2009016118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317455624
  • (Sirsi) a1009578

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