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characters é Going Solo â PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ú In Going Solo the world's favourite storyteller Roald Dahl tells of life as a fighter pilot in Africa 'They did not think for one moment that they would find anything but a burnt out fuselage and a charred skeleton and they were astounded when they came upon my still breatStop demonstration of expert raconteurship' The New York Times Book Review Roald Dahl the brilliant and worldwide acclaimed author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory James and the Giant Peach Matilda and many classics for children also wrote scores of short stories for adults These delightfully disturbing tales have often been filmed and were most recently the inspiration for the West End play Roald Dahl's Twisted Tales by Jeremy Dyson Roald Dahl's stories continue to make readers shiver toda. Roald Dahl is not just a great writer he's a wonderful human being and that's what makes him so damn good at writing tooHe's observant and self aware matter of fact but wondering curious and amazed at life brave and charming in the way he writes and the things he's done concise and generous and really fucking tallI'm pretty much in love with his soul

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Of the Second World War led him to join the RAF His account of his experiences in Africa crashing a plane in the Western Desert rescue and recovery from his horrific injuries in Alexandria flying a Hurricane as Greece fell to the Germans and many other daring deeds recreates a world as bizarre and unnerving as any he wrote about in his fiction 'Very nearly as grotesue as his fiction The same compulsive blend of wide eyed innocence and fascination with danger and horror' Evening Standard 'A non. Wow Roald was in some series air battles during World War II I mean he could have easily died It might not be true but I think he came through all that mess so he could write these children's stories for the world He should have died many times during the Battle for Athens and all the other times he went up in the air There was a time he was talking about flying 300 miles and hour so low to the ground to escape being shot down that he had to lift up to not hit cows and walls on the ground He did have a plane crash He spent 3 years in Africa and Greece I love the first part of this story when he is on a steamer heading to Africa and he tells of all the exotic passengers on the trip Expats love doing dotty things and they did some dotty things It was a great character study The book starts out with the colonel and his wife running on the deck of the ship totally naked No wonder he is so great with characters He lived a really interesting life I don't feel like I have done enough after listening to him but my life is my life Like he says we don't travel the same way we used to Flying somewhere is not the same as a boat trip that stops at many ports He did some crazy things in Africa as well He was 6'6 He was huge I had fun reading this and I was totally into his adventures I also appreciate that he never took pleasure in killing people He was always relieved to see people's parachutes open if he shot them down I appreciate him and his works even now He is a hero of mine

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Going SoloIn Going Solo the world's favourite storyteller Roald Dahl tells of life as a fighter pilot in Africa 'They did not think for one moment that they would find anything but a burnt out fuselage and a charred skeleton and they were astounded when they came upon my still breathing body lying in the sand nearby' In 1938 Roald Dahl was fresh out of school and bound for his first job in Africa hoping to find adventure far from home However he got far excitement than he bargained for when the outbreak. 2 I'm giving this book 5 stars without having actually read it but ya know what it's my review so I can do whatever I want don't try and stop meIt's getting 5 stars because my 2nd grade son LOVES LOVES LOVES it The other night he got sent to bed with no read aloud the little bastard lied to me about brushing his teeth I know I'm such a hard ass but he didn't even care He just said OK grabbed his this book and happily trotted off to bedThen last night I had to go into his room at 1000 and take the book away from him so he would stop reading it and go to sleepHe is loooooooving itWhen I started reading it aloud to him he was laughing so loud during parts of it I had to pause within the first 3rd of the book there was nudity on boats a lion carrying a person and a snake crawling into someone's houseThat's some good shit and since it's my review I'm going to go ahead and give my son 15000 stars for being so freakin adorable when he describes passages of the book to me 10000 for his enthusiasm 25000 for the dimple on his chin and 25000 for his messy hair 15000