Roald Dahl Author Story

The Life of Roald Dahl

Early Life

Roald Dahl was born on September 13th, 1916 in Llandaff Wales, UK, that's where he spent most of his early life. Roald Dahl attended the local Llandaff Catherderal school. In 1929 he moved to Repto where he spent the rest of his school time.

Later Life

1934 ha began working for shell oil. In 1938 Roald Dahl traveled to Dares-salaam to work for shell. November of 1939 he joined the Royal Air Force which fallowed the outbreak of WWll. 1942 Roald Dahl completes first paid piece of writting. 1946 his first short story is published.

The Landlady a Short story by Roald Dahl

The story of the Landlady is about a man who is traveling and finds a Bed and Breakfast on his Journey. When he is introduced to the owner of the bed and breakfast she seems odd and very strange. When he wonders the house he notices weird things like stuffed dogs and birds. She remains calm but he is a little on edge about his visit. This story is strange and disturbing but with keep you on the edge of your seat through out the story.
Rare Roald Dahl interview from 1990 - How he became a writer
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