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Learn more about Roald Dahl on the official Roald Dahl Web site: what would happen if a nervous young parson were re-afflicted with a peculiar strain of his childhood dyslexia, so that he unknowingly pronounced backwards only the most significant word in every sentence.

When World War II broke out, he joined the Royal Air Force and became a fighter pilot.

At the age of twenty-six he moved to Washington, D. His first short story, which recounted his adventures in the war, was bought by The Saturday Evening Post, and so began a long and illustrious career.

Of special interest is the illustrator's touching tribute at the end of the book, both to the late author's talent and to his "passionate belief in the importance of reading," which inspired this, his last book."— Publishers Weekly "Slim but handsomely designed, with a series of cheery pictorial vignettes and a brief tribute to the late author from his frequent collaborator, one of Britain's leading comic illustrators.

tells the tale of Robert Lee, who, having suffered with severe dyslexia as a boy, successfully overcame his problems with the help of The Dyslexia Institute.

Of special interest is the illustrator’s touching tribute at the end of the book, both to the late author’s talent and to his “passionate belief in the importance of reading,” which inspired this, his last book.”–Publishers Weekly “Slim but handsomely designed, with a series of cheery pictorial vignettes and a brief tribute to the late author from his frequent collaborator, one of Britain’s leading comic illustrators.

The Reverend Robert Lee, the new vicar of Nibbleswicke, is suffering from a rare and acutely embarrassing condition: Back-to-Front Dyslexia, a fictional type of dyslexia that causes the sufferer to say the most important word (often being the verb) in a sentence backwards, creating comedic situations.

At last a cure is found and the mild-mannered vicar can resume normal service.

Or at least as normal as is possible for a man who must walk backwards to be sure of talking forwards!

His parents were Norwegian, so holidays were spent in Norway.

As he explains in Boy, he turned down the idea of university in favor of a…

Korean edition of THE VICAR OF NIBBLESWICKE is Roald Dahl's last work.