The Twelve Days of Christmas with Roald Dahl

What are you doing this Christmas? How about having a jolly good giggle with Roald Dahl and all his classic characters? (Plus Santa, of course!) This book is bursting with festive fun based on Dahl’s best-loved books: a seasonal treat for kids who love reading! It’s got whipple-scrumptious recipes for festive feasting. Tricksy pranks to get you on the naughty list. Amazing Chrimbo activities. Jolly jokes to get you going ho-ho-ho. Everything you need for a very merry Christmas, brought to you by the world’s favourite storyteller. Put it on your wish list!

  • A festive make-and-do book full of Roald Dahl fun
  • Jokes, revolting recipes, activities, pranks and more
  • Loads of Dahl-licious ideas to liven up the holidays
  • Illustrated with Quentin Blake’s exuberant artwork

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    Roald Dahl

    Roald Dahl is probably the best loved children’s author ever, creator of iconic characters like Matilda, Willy Wonka and the BFG!


    Roald Dahl has won many awards for his books including the Whitbread Award for The Witches in 1983, the Smarties Award in 1990 for Esio Trot and the Blue Peter prize for Matilda in 2000. In 2008 the Roald Dahl estate launched an award in his name – the Roald Dahl Funny Prize.

  • Awards

    Quentin Blake was awarded the 2012 Eleanor Farjeon prize for services to children’s literature.

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