Silliversarie: Roald Dahl Day!

Posted on September 15, 2011


Each year Roald Dahl day is

celebrated on his birthday, September 13.

Any excuse to remember the “World’s No.1 Storyteller” is well worth the effort.

There is a wealth of books and stories of his to choose from

but this year happens to mark

the 50th anniversary of James and the Giant Peach.

To celebrate..options are limited only by your imagination.

a. b.

Both artists take a platform that is commonly childlike and transform it to a more mature voice.

a) Beautiful with the right touch of whimsy- designed by Luke Watkinson

b) Surprising simplistic – designed by: Ron Wan

§ FANTASTIC Plan of Action

Read (or reread)
James and the Giant Peach but this time spend the money
and get a beautiful edition like the ones above.

§ SUPERFANTASTIC Plan of Action:

Watch the Disney movie and make yourself
a Swishwiffler, a Fizzlecrumper or a Whizzpopper.

FizzlecrumperLemonade topped with vanilla ice cream, chocolate sprinklesSwishwifflerCoca Cola topped with vanilla ice creamWhizzpopperSwirls of foamy hot chocolate with raspberry sauce, topped with Maltesers and marshmallows.


Visit The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centr

Have a gloriumptious day readers!