Roald Dahl was a beloved children’s literature author who had published some of the most memorable titles, many of which have been made into movies. To name a few: James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory are some of his most iconic works.
Here are some facts that you might now know about him:
Roald Dahl invented over 500 new words and names for his books. The Oxford University Press has a dictionary dedicated to him.