Roald Dahl


Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and wartime fighter pilot. Born in Wales in 1916 to Norwegian immigrant parents, he became one of the world's most beloved children's authors. His writing is known for its wit, dark humour, and inventive characters, appealing to both children and adults.

Dahl's stories often feature children as the main characters, who face off against villainous or absurd adult adversaries. His works include classics like "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," "Matilda," "The BFG," and "James and the Giant Peach." These stories, distinguished by their imaginative plots and Dahl's distinctive narrative voice, have become timeless favourites, captivating readers for generations.

Featured Roald Dahl Audiobook

James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach
James and the Giant Peach audiobook

Written by world-famous children's author Roald Dahl and read by comedian James Acaster. 

James Henry Trotter lives with his mean Aunt Sponge and Aunt Spiker, two of the awful people you can imagine!

Life isn't much fun at all, until something peculiar happens at the bottom of his garden.... 

A peach at the top of a tree begins to grow...and grow...and grow! Inside are seven very unusual insects—all waiting to take James on a magical adventure.

But where will this very special Giant Peach take James and his new friends? And what will happen to his horrible aunts if they get in their way?

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James and the Giant Peach

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Voxblock is new and you have questions. Find out the answers here.

Voxblock is a new screen-free audiobook player designed for children aged 3 to 12.

With no screen or connectivity and a simple-to-use player, children are in charge and can listen how and where they want.

Our library of audiobooks, including titles from Roald Dahl is over 100 titles and growing all the time.