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03Laura Dockrill On Dahl's Heroine Matilda20160713
03Laura Dockrill On Dahl's Heroine Matilda20160713"

In the centenary year of Roald Dahl's birth Laura Dockrill remembers growing up with Matilda and discovering through Dahl's heroine that it was OK to be different. Laura Dockrill is a writer, illustrator and performance poet. She is the creator of Darcy Burdock, shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2014.

Written and read by Laura Dockrill

Produced by Justine Willett."

03Laura Dockrill on Dahl's heroine Matilda20160713"In the centenary year of Roald Dahl's birth Laura Dockrill remembers growing up with Matilda and discovering through Dahl's heroine that it was OK to be different. Laura Dockrill is a writer, illustrator and performance poet. She is the creator of Darcy Burdock, shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2014.

Written and read by Laura Dockrill

Produced by Justine Willett."

03Laura Dockrill on Dahl's heroine Matilda20160713
03Laura Dockrill on Dahl's heroine Matilda20160713In the centenary year of Roald Dahl's birth Laura Dockrill remembers growing up with Matilda and discovering through Dahl's heroine that it was OK to be different. Laura Dockrill is a writer, illustrator and performance poet. She is the creator of Darcy Burdock, shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2014.

Written and read by Laura Dockrill

Produced by Justine Willett.

04Michael Rosen on the exuberance of Dahl's poetry20160714"In the centenary year of Roald Dahl's birth the dazzling language, clever observation and rude humour that infuses Dahl's poetry is celebrated by the acclaimed children's writer and former children's laureate, Michael Rosen.

Written and read by Michael Rosen

Produced by Justine Willett."

04Michael Rosen on the exuberance of Dahl's poetry20160714
04Michael Rosen on the exuberance of Dahl's poetry20160714In the centenary year of Roald Dahl's birth the dazzling language, clever observation and rude humour that infuses Dahl's poetry is celebrated by the acclaimed children's writer and former children's laureate, Michael Rosen.

Written and read by Michael Rosen

Produced by Justine Willett.

05Donald Sturrock On The Events That Made The Man And Writer20160715"

To celebrate the centenary of Roald Dahl's birth his biographer, Donald Sturrock remembers meeting the genius storyteller in the writing hut at the bottom of his garden. Here Dahl revealed how he used both the darkness and lightness of his childhood to fire his writing. Donald Sturrock wrote Storyteller: The Life of Road Dahl and has edited his letters, Love From Boy: Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother.

Written and read by Donald Sturrock

Produced by Justine Willett."

05Donald Sturrock on the events that made the man and writer20160715"To celebrate the centenary of Roald Dahl's birth his biographer, Donald Sturrock remembers meeting the genius storyteller in the writing hut at the bottom of his garden. Here Dahl revealed how he used both the darkness and lightness of his childhood to fire his writing. Donald Sturrock wrote Storyteller: The Life of Road Dahl and has edited his letters, Love From Boy: Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother.

Written and read by Donald Sturrock

Produced by Justine Willett."

05Donald Sturrock on the events that made the man and writer20160715
05Donald Sturrock on the events that made the man and writer20160715To celebrate the centenary of Roald Dahl's birth his biographer, Donald Sturrock remembers meeting the genius storyteller in the writing hut at the bottom of his garden. Here Dahl revealed how he used both the darkness and lightness of his childhood to fire his writing. Donald Sturrock wrote Storyteller: The Life of Road Dahl and has edited his letters, Love From Boy: Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother.

Written and read by Donald Sturrock

Produced by Justine Willett.