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Roald Dahl

If you’re a fan of vermicious knids, grunchers, and Oompa-Loompas, this is the BrainPOP movie for you! In it, Tim and Moby introduce you to the world of Roald Dahl, one of the most widely-read and beloved children’s authors of all time. You’ll learn about Dahl’s childhood in England, his difficulty at boarding schools, and his heroic service in World War II. You’ll also find out how Dahl started out as a writer, and how he transformed himself from an author of adult fiction to a master storyteller for children. Tim and Moby give you the skinny on several of Dahl’s classics, including “James and the Giant Peach” and “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” and explain how Dahl’s legacy has continued even after his death. So check out this scrumdiddlyumptious movie!

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