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This is a beautifullly presented audio-CD tin containing audiobooks of three of Roald Dahl's best-loved stories. Spread over eight CDs, these three sumptuous recordings are complete and unabridged, allowing listeners to enjoy Dahl's work word for word. The stories in this collection have all been skilfully brought to life by James Bolam, Geoffrey Palmer, and Andrew Sachs. The tin also contains empty CD pockets so that listeners can continue to grow and treasure their audiobook collections.The tin contains the following stories: "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" read by James Bolam (Abridged) Charlie Bucket thinks he is the luckiest boy alive when he wins an amazing tour of Willy Wonka's famous chocolate factory. It's a tour of a lifetime that changes his life beyond belief! "The BFG" read by Geoffrey Palmer (Abridged) The BFG is a Big Friendly Giant who spirits Sophie out of bed one night. Together, Sophie and the BFG cook up an ingenious plan to rid the world of child-eating giants forever! "James and the Giant Peach" read Andrew Sachs (Unabridged) James lives a lonely life with his two beastly aunts.
Then one day, something very peculiar happens, something magical that will take him on the most amazing journey ...

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9780141807898
  • ISBN: 9780141807898
  • Pub Date: 6th September 2007
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Audio
  • Number of Pages: 10

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7th June '17
Booyu read it themselves aged 8 aged 8
Roald Dahl's Phizz-whizzing Audio Collection 9780141807898
5 stars
This is amazing. I love it. I love reading but just listening to the stories in the cds was great, they are funny and read in a nice way. The way they are read makes you want to listen, as the voice is loud and uses emotion.If you love Roald Dahl books and stories these are something you would want.
4th October '17
seany read it themselves aged 8 aged 8
Roald Dahl's Phizz-whizzing Audio Collection 9780141807898
5 stars
Brilliant my son loves them and he is 8. He listens to them in bed and falls asleep. Good to listen to I the car too
14th December '16
I read it to Lego boy aged 8 aged 8 & to Train boy aged 5 aged 5
Roald Dahl's Phizz-whizzing Audio Collection 9780141807898
5 stars
We have the 10 Phizz-whizzing Audiobook CD's from Roald Dahl, also in a box tin and it has been our best purchase ever. 

My son is a briliant reader, but there are times when he can't read - such as in the car as it makes him car sick. Other times, he just likes to sit quietly and listen to the stories such as when he gets up in the morning or while eating his breakfast, or after school when he's winding down from a busy day. Even a short trip to the shops, or to the grandparents warrants bringing this CD audio tin with us.

I think the one we have is lightly different to this one as it has 10 Roald Dahl stories.  The case we have is narrated by lots of celebrities such as Miranda Richardson, Chris O Dowd, Richard Ayoade, Douglas Hodge, Kate Winslet and David Walliams, Peter Serafinowicz and Stephen Fry.

The stories are so SO well narrated - our favourite being Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator as narrated by Douglas Hodge. The narrator is clearly really enjoying narrating this story and he pulls off the American accents with ease - I have driven along chuckling hard to his characterization of the astronuaght 'Showler'.

All the classic stories are there - our favourites are the glass elevator, The Twits and Matilda. We've listened to the CD's again and again, and they make long journey's go by really quickly.

My children love the Roald Dahl audio CD's - and so do me and my husband.

The box set was a gift to my eldest son from a relative - and they couldn't have picked a finer gift. Highly recommended!
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Roald Dahl Biography
Roald Dahl is one of the world’s greatest children’s book authors. Born in Wales in 1916 to Norwegian parents, he was a mischievous child and was always in trouble at school.

His dark, unsentimental stories are said to have been influenced by several tragedies during his lifetime. When he was just three, his sister and father...

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