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Going Solo Audiobook

Going Solo

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.
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Publisher's Summary

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.

©2009 Roald Dahl (P)2013 Penguin

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    David Palo Alto, CA United States 09-29-15
    David Palo Alto, CA United States 09-29-15 Member Since 2012
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    "Delightful"

    Such a delightfully told tale. It amuses from the very beginning of his journey to Africa to the end of his flying with the RAF. A very enjoyable read.

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    "a good marriage between RD and DS"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Going Solo to be better than the print version?

    yes! the narrator certainly elevates the story


    What other book might you compare Going Solo to and why?

    nothing came to my mind


    Which character – as performed by Dan Stevens – was your favorite?

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    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    sympathy between little boys...


    Any additional comments?

    thank you both for such a delightful little book.

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