Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary: From aardvark to zozimus, a real dictionary of everyday and extra-usual words

A unique Roald Dahl Dictionary in paperback

Author Susan Rennie

Suitable for:  For children aged 8 to adults who love Roald Dahl's children's books and gobblefunk language

Price:  £10.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-273648-2
Publication date: 10/05/2018
Paperback: 288 pages
Dimensions: 246x189mm

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The Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary is now available in paperback. A dictionary of real and invented words, it reveals what words mean, where they came from and how Roald Dahl used them in his stories. It will inspire you to use words brilliantly in your own writing - whether it's a real word, a Roald Dahl word, or your own made-up one!

This page was last updated on 09 June 2023 at 04:30 GMT


  • Perfect way to introduce a new generation to Matilda and co - Radio Times
  • An excellently entertaining book for children from 8 to 100-plus. Buy it and enjoy it. - Newbury Weekly News
  • Perfect for reading aloud and anyone who enjoys the sound and feeling of words - Cotswold Life
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