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Summary

Penguin presents Roald Dahl's classic Danny the Champion of the World, read with real warmth by the actor and comedian Peter Serafinowicz.

Danny thinks his dad is the most marvellous and exciting father any boy ever had - but Danny's dad has a very big secret. This secret leads them both into the strangest adventure of their lives, and a daring plot that makes Danny the champion of the world.

Peter Serafinowicz is an award-winning English actor, writer, voice-artist, comedian, and director. He has appeared in films such as Shaun of the Dead and Couples Retreat. As a voice artist his roles have ranged from Darth Maul in Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace to Driver Dan in the CBeebies programme StoryTrain.

©2014 Roald Dahl (P)2014 Penguin Books Limited

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Excellent for all ages.

Brilliant. Narration is perfect. My children lived listening before bed time and now want to read more Dahl books. Highly recommended.

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Brilliant!

Classic Roald Dahl.
We loved listening to this all together, and it spared my reading voice!

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Brilliant

My 7 Year & I listened to this in the car over the space of a week or so. I have trouble getting him out of the car he was that enthralled with the story!

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Classic for the Kids

A great tale that kept everyone in the car enthralled for a very long journey. Recommended for all ages.

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😍😍😍😍😍😍

The narrator was very clear, could hear every word! This audio is AMAZEBALLS! Love it love it love it! 😍😍😍 would recommend it 2 anyone! Really impressed

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AMAZING STORY OMG!!!

This was so amazing it was brain hacking I loved it so much. Love it

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The first of my life

My 5 Yr old daughter has shelved Harry Potter to listen too this. It's naughty but still moral

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Fantastic

Really good book, lovely narration and classic storytelling made great by a heartwarming and fun tale.

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Fantastic

This is one of the best childrens books ever. Everyone should read this story to their children

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Marvellous

Loved the story in Audible. Loved the performance. One of my favorites. I will be looking for more.

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  • Andrew
  • 17-07-17

brilliant book.

we think this is one of the best books we have read and listened to.

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  • Yuefang
  • 01-08-16

From Movie To Audio(book)

I had watched the movie Charlie And Chocolate Factory a few years back and I enjoyed it. Then I found another Roald Dahl's work on Audible, I just happily spent my credit on it. Now I downloaded it for my children to introduce them the beauty of audiobook.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 14-07-16

A classic!

Listened with my son at his bedtime and we loved it - a heart-warming story.

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  • Rihannk
  • 04-07-16

excellent reading<br />

love the way he does different voices! Quite outstanding! Made the road trip fun and short and fabulous.