Tagged: Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl's Welsh roots

Lleucu Siencyn takes a look at Roald Dahl's Welsh roots, and how Wales wil celebrate the centenary of his birth. Read more

Puffin acquires new picture book inspired by Roald Dahl

Puffin has acquired a new picture book "inspired by the mischief and magic" of Roald Dahl stories and illustrated by Quentin Blake. Read more

Roald Dahl Story Company revenues grow 7.5% thanks to screen deals

​The Roald Dahl Story Company achieved revenue growth of 7.5% in 2019 thanks to growth in film, publishing and stage income.  Read more

Roald Dahl's family issues apology for author's antisemitism

Roald Dahl's family has apologised for antisemitic comments made by the late bestselling children's writer, acknowledging such "prejudiced remarks" caused "lasting and understandable hurt".... Read more

Scholastic scoops graphic novel of Dahl's The Witches

Scholastic has scooped a graphic novel edition of Roald Dahl classic The Witches with illustrations by Pénélope Bagieu. Read more

Puffin books join children's audio platform Yoto

Books from Puffin authors Roald Dahl and Paul McCartney are to be made available for purchase on Yoto, an audio platform for children that plays content... Read more

Itchy Coo to translate Matilda into Scots

Roald Dahl’s Matilda will be translated into its 50th language this summer after Itchy Coo, an imprint of Black and White Publishing, signed a Scots language deal.... Read more

Gallimard to publish graphic novel version of The Witches

Roald Dahl’s classic children’s novel The Witches is being turned into a graphic novel after Gallimard in France struck a deal with the Roald Dahl Story Company.... Read more

Oxford University Press announces new Dahl titles

Following on from the success of the Roald Dahl Dictionary, Oxford University Press will publish two more books about Dahl’s words in 2019.... Read more

Netflix adapts Dahl's stories for original animated series

Netflix will create an original animated series of Roald Dahl stories including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG and The Twits.... Read more

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