Tu credi veramente che Cenerentola preferisse come marito un Principe crudele a un buonuomo qualsiasi, o che Treccedoro potesse dormire senza pericolo nel lettino dei Tre Orsacchiotti, o che i Tre Porcellini, se avessero chiesto aiuto a Cappuccetto (che in realtà ha sparato lei al lupo), potessero davvero fidarsi di lei? Io non dico niente, ma ho visto Cappuccetto passeggiare con una bellissima borsa di pelle di maiale...
«Divertente, estremamente divertente, Roald Dahl è uno degli scrittori più spassosi che conosca. E soprattutto è un malvagio. Più esattamente, è quello che si dice ‘una carogna’»..
- ISBN: 8869186377
- Casa Editrice: Salani
- Pagine: 48
I really enjoyed this book full of short stories! All the short stories were remakes of fairy tales. They were all gruesome and some of them even intertwined. I highly suggest this book for anyone that likes fairy tales and/or anyone that likes Roald Dahl. I really feel this was one of his best work Leggi tutto
I'm not going to review this, I'm simply going to point out to many of the previous reviewers that the word "slut" is defined as "a dirty, untidy, or slovenly woman". It is only in the past 20 years, or so, that the word has commonly become associated with sexual morality (or the lack thereof). Espe Leggi tutto
Revolting Rhymes (Paperback) by Roald Dahl is a book I read to my kids and then to my grandkids. This book has given everyone giggles in our house from the very young to the very old. It is the kind of book that never grows old itself. It is a keeper. I still have it from many years ago. I can not c Leggi tutto
This was another major laugh riot from Dahl. I kept cracking up when I was reading this at work.
The best poems in this collection are true masterpieces of satire. Here's the start of Cinderella: "I guess you think you know this story. You don't. The real one's much more gory. The phoney one, the one you know, Was cooked up years and years ago, And made to sound all soft and sappy just to keep the ch Leggi tutto
Another of my favourite Dahl books Fairy tales with a gruesome twist. Like poetry that flies off the page. Spent many a day reading this book with delight and laughter. Have introduced it to my cousin who is now old enough to appreciate the exciting tales as the Characters jump off the page. Highly re Leggi tutto
Although I am not usually a huge fan of so-called fractured “traditional” folk and fairy tales (as I do rather often tend to think that the respective authors of these types of stories would generally and basically do better and be much more imaginative creating their own and totally, completely ori Leggi tutto
”Até que as irmãs vieram correndo, Estendendo a primeira um pé horrendo. “Serve-me, é meu”, gritou a megera, “Vou casar contigo na primavera.” “Isso é que não vais!”, o jovem gritou E com o susto quase desmaiou. Mas ela guinchava, ela insistia, De ser princesa não desistia. “Ordeno que lhe cortem a cabeça!” Leggi tutto
A short compendium of fifteen tales told by one of the great children's storytellers of all time. Dahl uses his wonderful rhyming ability to re-tell some of the better known fairy tales to 'set the record straight'. Children can marvel at all the things they will learn from Dahl and his mind that sp Leggi tutto
Description: Do you think Cinderella married the prince and lived happily ever after, and that the three little pigs outsmarted the wolf? Think again! Premier storyteller Roald Dahl twists the fate of six favorite fairy tales, in this picture book edition with vibrant new cover art by Quentin Blake. Leggi tutto
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