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Parents again

"Parents again" Continued...

Issue: "After Osama," May 21, 2011

Francesca Dow, of Penguin's children books, which owns Puffin, described the excerpts as "the most immediately exciting bit, something that plunges you straight into the story." The publisher hopes "children discovering Roald Dahl for the first time, bleary eyed over the breakfast table," will be motivated to read the whole books.

Susan Olasky
Susan Olasky

Susan pens book reviews and other articles for WORLD as a senior writer and has authored eight historical novels for children. Susan and her husband Marvin live in Asheville, N.C. Follow Susan on Twitter @susanolasky.

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