Roald Dahl International Book Covers

Presented by Sydney Writers’ Festival and WestWords

Illustrators have depicted Roald Dahl’s stories in many marvellous and memorable ways. Cover to Cover showcases adored Roald Dahl book covers from around the world: you’ll find Matilda from Japan, James and the Giant Peach in Afrikaans and a French version of The Witches.

Cover to Cover was originally part of the 2017 Children’s Festival of Moving Stories presented in partnership with WestWords.

Roald Dahl was born in Wales in 1916. He was a ghter pilot for the RAF during World War Two. Roald Dahl wrote some of the world’s best-loved stories including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Twits, The Witches, The BFG, Fantastic Mr Fox, James and the Giant Peach and lots more.

FREE entry!

WHERE: Auburn Library

ADDRESS: Civic Place, 1 Susan Street, Auburn NSW 2144.

WHEN: Check here for Auburn Library’s opening hours.


Presented in association with Auburn Library and the Sydney Writers’ Festival