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(Poetry)- Third through fourth grade level- by Roald Dahl- This is a collection of traditional and well known fairy tales that include a twist. The "happily ever after" is replaced with with funny endings that will surprise the reader- How you could use this book in the classroom: Have students rewrite a traditional fairytale that includes a unique twist.


"Sometimes Matilda longed for a friend, someone like the kind courageous people in her books. It occurred to her that, like talking dragons and princesses with hair long enough to climb, such people might only exist in storybooks."


Roald Dahl: Revolting Rhymes \u0026 Dirty Beasts read by Miriam Margoyles, Stephen Mangan \u0026 Tamsin Greig by Penguin Books UK | Free Listening on SoundCloud