Rhyme Stew

Rhyme Stew

by Roald Dahl (Author), Quentin Blake (Illustrator)

Synopsis

The marvellously dastardly Dahl has joined forces with that bounder Blake to plunder a wealth of nursery heritage for the delight of the older reader in this addition to the literature of the absurd.

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More Information

Format: Hardcover
Pages: 80
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
Published: 21 Sep 1989

ISBN 10: 0224026607
ISBN 13: 9780224026604
Children’s book age: 12+ Years
Book Overview: An utterly inedible collection of poems, rhymes and verse illustrated by Quentin Blake for older children

Author Bio
Roald Dahl (Author) The son of Norwegian parents, Roald Dahl was born in Wales in 1916 and educated at Repton. He was a fighter pilot for the RAF during World War Two, and it was while writing about his experiences during this time that he started his career as an author. His fabulously popular children's books are read by children all over the world. He died in November 1990.Quentin Blake (Illustrator) Quentin Blake has been drawing ever since he can remember. He taught illustration for over twenty years at the Royal College of Art, of which he is an honorary professor. He has won many prizes, including the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration, the Eleanor Farjeon Award and the Kate Greenaway Medal, and in 1999 he was appointed the first Children's Laureate. In the 2013 New Year's Honours List he was knighted for services to illustration.