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Superb stories, daring deeds, fantastic adventures! Going Solo is the action-packed tale of Roald Dahl's exploits as a World War II pilot. Learn all about his encounters with the enemy, his worldwide travels, the life-threatening injuries he sustained in a plane accident, and the rest of his sometimes bizarre, often unnerving, and always colorful adventures. Told with the same irresistible appeal that has made Roald Dahl one of the world's best-loved writers, Going Solo brings you directly into the action and into the mind of this fascinating man.
The children's author recounts his adventures as a young man working in East Africa for the Shell Company, living in the jungle, and later flying a fighter plane in World War II.
Number of Pages: 209
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Historical / Military + Wars, Action + Adventure / General
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: Teen
Author: Roald Dahl
Street Date: January 22, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 248-48-4359