This is a beautifullly presented audio-CD tin containing audiobooks of three of Roald Dahl's best-loved stories. Spread over eight CDs, these three sumptuous recordings are complete and unabridged, allowing listeners to enjoy Dahl's work word for word. The stories in this collection have all been skilfully brought to life by James Bolam, Geoffrey Palmer, and Andrew Sachs. The tin also contains empty CD pockets so that listeners can continue to grow and treasure their audiobook collections.The tin contains the following stories: "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" read by James Bolam (Abridged) Charlie Bucket thinks he is the luckiest boy alive when he wins an amazing tour of Willy Wonka's famous chocolate factory. It's a tour of a lifetime that changes his life beyond belief! "The BFG" read by Geoffrey Palmer (Abridged) The BFG is a Big Friendly Giant who spirits Sophie out of bed one night. Together, Sophie and the BFG cook up an ingenious plan to rid the world of child-eating giants forever! "James and the Giant Peach" read Andrew Sachs (Unabridged) James lives a lonely life with his two beastly aunts.
Then one day, something very peculiar happens, something magical that will take him on the most amazing journey ...
Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children's writers, was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. After going to school in England he went to work for Shell in Africa. He began to write after 'a monumental bash on the head' sustained as an RAF pilot in World War II. Roald Dahl died in 1990.