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What is Roald Dahls writing style?  

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Roald Dahl has a very refreshing and irreverent writing style, which is partly the reason that children love it so much and respond to his books so enthusiastically. For example, in his book of 'Roald Dahl's Revolting Rhymes' and his fairytales, he gives the heroines some very sophisticated and quite grown up attitudes. This is very funny for children to read, as they enjoy slightly risque stories of damsels not in distress, but who are giving back what they get in terms of bullying! There is one who hides a pistol among her petticoats, and another who is very rude and dismissive to her rather hopeless and ineffectual Prince Charming, dispatching home with great efficiency and in cold blood. The ugly sisters are priceless!

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As he is a writer of fiction and, more...

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