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I Want It Now: April 2015

10th April 2015

Whether you're still on school holidays or planning some fun for the weekend, we've got recipe suggestions, games and much more...

International Children's Book Day

2nd April 2015

Happy Children's Book Day! To celebrate, here are some of our very favourite Roald Dahl heroes and heroines

Happy World Book Day

5th March 2015

We hope you are having a Fantastic, Marvellous, Champion World Book Day (UK and Ireland)! Here are a few of our favourite bookish quotes

Charlie voted number one

2nd March 2015

World Book Day survey reveals Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is the number one book to read before a child turns 16

Roald Dahl for World Book Day

27th February 2015

Thursday 5 March is World Book Day (UK and Ireland) - we've got costume suggestions for all your Mr Foxes and Miss Trunchbulls...

Ten Memorable Roald Dahl Quotes

31st January 2015

Roald Dahl wrote many quotable lines. But do you know which quote appeared in which story? Here is our unscientific top ten...

Tailored Tortoise Competition

15th January 2015

Help the Roald Dahl Museum create a terrifically tortoisy art exhibition by entering the Volunteens’ Esio Trot Tailored Tortoise Competition.

Roald Dahl on screen

29th December 2014

On New Year's Day, Roald Dahl's Esio Trot comes to BBC One. We take a brief look at some of his other forays into film, on the big and small screens.

We found Sophie

16th December 2014

Newcomer Ruby Barnhill from Cheshire, UK, is cast as Sophie in Steven Spielberg's adaptation of Roald Dahl's The BFG

Gobblefunk around with words

28th October 2014

With Mark Rylance set to play The BFG in Steven Spielberg's adaptation, here's a crash-course in the Giant language of Gobblefunk