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              Cruelty

              Cruelty (Paperback)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              'Cruelty has a human heart . . .' Even when we mean to be kind we can sometimes be cruel. We each have a streak of nastiness inside us. In these ten tales of cruelty master storyteller Roald Dahl explores how and why it is we make others suffer. Among others, you'll read the stor...y of two young bullies and the boy they torment, the adulterous wife who uncovers her husband's secret, the man with a painting tattooed on his back whose value he doesn't appreciate and the butler and chef who run rings around their obnoxious employer.
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              ISBN 9780241390795
              Released AU 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penguin Picks
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              Penguin Readers Level 4: Going Solo (ELT Graded Reader)
               

              Penguin Readers Level 4: Going Solo (ELT Graded Reader) (Paperback)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              Roald Dahl flew planes in the Second World War (1939-1945) when Germany, Italy and Japan fought against Britain, France, Poland, other European countries, the USSR and the United States of America. Going Solo is Dahl's time with the RAF (Royal Air Force). He writes I did not need... to leave out anything here because every moment was, to me, totally interesting. Penguin Readers is a series of popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction written for learners of English as a foreign language. Beautifully illustrated and carefully adapted, the series introduces language learners around the world to the bestselling authors and most compelling content from Penguin Random House. The eight levels of Penguin Readers follow the Common European Framework and include language activitiesthat help readers to develop key skills.
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              ISBN 9780241430927
              Released AU 5 Aug 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Going Solo: Popular Penguins

              Going Solo: Popular Penguins (Paperback, export ed)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              Roald Dahl's Going Solo is the marvellous account of his life as a young man. He describes getting his first job in Africa and his wartime exploits as an RAF fighter pilot, where he was shot down in the Libyan desert. Continuing the story he began in Boy, the first part of his me...moir, the master storyteller conjures up a real-life world as magical and unnerving as any he writes about in his fiction.
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              ISBN 9780141037332
              Released AU 1 Sep 2008
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Popular Penguins
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              Cruelty

              Cruelty (Paperback)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              A wife pawns her lover's parting gift with unexpected consequences, an unusual painting proves to be more valuable than anyone, especially its owner, could ever have predicted, a husband and wife, unable to get their new baby to feed, hit upon a disturbing solution . . . Cruelty ...highlights a domestic familiarity always on the edge of something much, much darker. Collected together for the first time, stories include T he Butler, The Great Automatic Grammatizator, Royal jelly, Mrs Bixby and the Colonel's Coat, TheSwan, Poison, Skin, The Princess and the Poacher, Genesis and Catastrophe and Mr Feasey.
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              ISBN 9780718185657
              Released AU 17 Oct 2016
              Publisher Penguin
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              Trickery

              Trickery (Paperback)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              From Roald Dahl, the master of the sting in the tail, a newly collected book of his darkest stories. How underhand could you be to get what you want? In these ten tales of dark and twisted trickery Roald Dahl reveals that we are at our smartest and most cunning when we set out to... deceive others - and, sometimes, even ourselves. Here, among others, you'll read of the married couple and the parting gift which rocks their marriage, the light fingered hitch-hiker and the grateful motorist, and discover why the serious poacher keeps a few sleeping pills in his arsenal. Roald Dahl reveals even more about the darker side of human nature in seven other centenary editions: Lust, Madness, Cruelty, Deception, War, Innocence and Fear.
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              ISBN 9781405933230
              Released AU 28 Aug 2017
              Publisher Penguin
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              War

              War (Paperback)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              From Roald Dahl, the master of the sting in the tail, a newly collected book of his darkest stories. In war, are we at our heroic best or our cowardly worst? Featuring the autobiographical stories from Roald Dahl's time as a fighter pilot in the Second World War as well as seven ...other tales of conflict and strife, Dahl reveals the human side of our most inhumane activity. Among other stories, you'll read about the pilot shot down in the Libyan desert, the fighter plane that vanishes inside a mysterious thick white cloud and the soldier who returns from war but has been shockingly changed by his experiences. Roald Dahl reveals even more about the darker side of human nature in seven other centenary editions: Lust, Madness, Cruelty, Deception, Trickery, Innocence and Fear.
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              ISBN 9781405933193
              Released AU 28 Aug 2017
              Publisher Penguin
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              Level 6: Man from the South and Other Stories
               

              Level 6: Man from the South and Other Stories (Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              Contemporary / British English Roald Dahl is the master of the unexpected. Things are not always what they seem and nobody should be trusted. In this collection of his short stories we learn some strange lessons about the dangerous world we live in. But you will have to wait unti...l the final pages of each story to discover the last, terrible twist!
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              ISBN 9781405882668
              Released AU 30 Jul 2008
              Publisher Pearson Education
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Pearson English Graded Readers
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              Level 4: The Twits
               

              Level 4: The Twits (Paperback)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              Mr and Mrs Twit are extremely nasty, so the Muggle-Wump monkeys and the Roly-Poly bird hatch an ingenious plan to give them just the ghastly surprise they deserve!

              ISBN 9781447931300
              Released AU 11 Sep 2014
              Publisher Pearson Education
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Pearson English Kids Readers
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              Lust

              Lust (Paperback)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              Two husbands secretly agree to a night of passion - with each other's wives, aslighted old man takes an elaborate and chilling revenge on his tormentor, a sculpture comes between a scheming wife and her put-upon husband . . . Lust highlights a domestic familiarity always on the e...dge of something much, much darker. Collected together for the first time, stories include Madame Rosette, Neck, Georgy Porgy, The Visitor, The Last Act, The Great Switcheroo, Bitch, Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life, The Ratcatcher and Nunc Dimittis.
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              ISBN 9780718185619
              Released AU 17 Oct 2016
              Publisher Penguin
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              Fear

              Fear (Paperback)

              By Dahl, Roald

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              From Roald Dahl, the master of the sting in the tail, a newly collected book of his darkest stories. Do you enjoy being scared? Featuring fourteen classic spine-chilling stories chosen by Roald Dahl, these terrible tales of ghostly goings-on will have you shivering with fear as y...ou turn the pages. They include such timeless and haunting stories as Sheridan Le Fanu's The Ghost of a Hand, Edith Wharton's Afterward, Cynthia Asquith's The Corner Shop and Mary Treadgold's The Telephone. Roald Dahl reveals even more about the darker side of human nature in seven other centenary editions featuring his own stories: Lust, Madness, Cruelty, Deception, Trickery, Innocence and War.
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              ISBN 9781405933216
              Released AU 28 Aug 2017
              Publisher Penguin
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