Roald Dahl: how many fantastic facts do you know about the legendary storyteller and his books?

Roald Dahl's life was full of extraordinary colour – a little bit like his books, then! Take our quiz and see how much you know about the bestselling children's author (who has sold more than 250 million books!). 

So, how well do you know Roald Dahl and his world of books?



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