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Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected

Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected
  • Author: Roald Dahl
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • ISBN: 0679729895
  • Page: 471
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Dahl is a master at introducing readers to a new sense of what lurks beneath the ordinary.

Twenty-four eerie, macabre, and sometimes hilarious short stories offer a varied sampler of the art of the surprise ending


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Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected
Language: en
Pages: 471
Authors: Roald Dahl
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Vintage

Twenty-four eerie, macabre, and sometimes hilarious short stories offer a varied sampler of the art of the surprise ending
Tales of the Unexpected
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: Roald Dahl
Categories: Classical fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-01 - Publisher:

Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected is a delightfully dark collection of sixteen stories, each with a startling end. Among the unforgettable characters lurk the homicidal wife and her deadly leg of lamb, a conniving and lecherous wine connoisseur and the one-eyed brain at the mercy of his vengeful spouse.
Completely Unexpected Tales
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Roald Dahl
Categories: Classical fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-01 - Publisher: Michael Joseph

In a collection of stories that represent Roald Dahl at his best, the author cooks up some of the most unusual stories ever told. He grabs the readers attention, not allowing him or her to escape until the often earthy anecdote has been concluded with a resounding full stop.
A Taste of the Unexpected
Language: en
Pages: 55
Authors: Roald Dahl
Categories: Classical fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Penguin Canada

'A taste of the unexpected' gathers together three sinister tales that fully exhibit Dahl's mastery of suspense and his unsurpassed ability to tease the reader until the very last sentence. Contents: - Taste - The way up to heaven - The landlady.
Completely Unexpected Tales
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: Roald Dahl
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Take a pinch of unease. Stir in a dollop of the macabre and the outrageous and mix it with wit, skill and very black humour. What do you have? Roald Dahl at his brilliant, hypnotising best. Here in one volume, Tales of the Unexpected and More Tales of the Unexpected