Roald Dahl's Rotsome & Repulsant Words

Susan Rennie

Roald Dahl's Rotsome & Repulsant Words

Susan Rennie

ISBN:

9780192771971

Binding:

Paperback

Published:

21 Mar 2019

Availability:

8

Series:

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$13.99 NZD

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Description

Illustrated by the razztwizzler Quentin Blake, this is the perfect introduction to the naughtiest words and phrases created by the world's No 1 Storyteller, from the bestselling Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary. It is the perfect introduction to get children making up their own words and learning how language works - having fun and being bold with words starts here.

Authors

Author Susan Rennie , Scotland

Susan Rennie is the author of the Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary and has also worked on many dictionaries for children and adults. She also writes books in Scots for children and has translated the first Scots edition of Tintin.

Reviews

As featured on BBC Breakfast and the BBC Radio 2 Zoe Ball Breakfast Show

`This book 'offers a chance to explore and analyse Dahl's creative use of language, encouraging Dahl lovers of any age to have fun playing with his naughty-sounding words.'' The Guardian