Childhood classic books. The Roald Dahl Collection. Did you have a fondness for books as a child? We have collected some of the best of the childhood classics suitable for kids of all different ages. You might even be inspired to share some with your own children. Get ready to be transported back through time. http://www.essentialkids.com.au/photogallery/entertaining-kids/parenting-and-childrens-books/childhood-classic-books-20120411-1wpy1.html
"Going Solo" is a memoir which picks up where "Boy" leaves off with Roald on his way to East Africa to take up a job with the Shell Oil Company in Dar es Salaam. Dahl is in Africa when World War II breaks out and he leaves Shell to join up with the RAF.