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Roald Dahl Turns 100 Today

Roald Dahl Turns 100 Today

Roald Dahl’s actual birthday is today. He’d be 100 years old. It’s time to party. For those of you who’ve been trapped under a rock by a coven of scary yet entertaining witches, Dahl’s estate and publisher have been celebrating with a boatload of Dahl-themed events, culminating this weekend with birthday parties around the world. To […]

It’s Almost Roald’s Birthday, Dahl-ings. Let’s Celebrate!

It’s Almost Roald’s Birthday, Dahl-ings. Let’s Celebrate!

A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men. —Roald Dahl This September 13, revered author Roald Dahl—who, as the Guardian puts it, is beloved for “satisfying children’s appetite for the violent, greedy and disgusting”—would have turned 100 years old. In observation of this milestone, his estate and his publisher launched a year-long, worldwide celebration of all […]