Danny, the Champion of the World Audiobook
About Danny, the Champion of the World audiobook
Danny, the Champion of the World audiobook is a 1975 children’s audiobook by Roald Dahl.
It was adapted into a made-for-TV movie in 1989 by Thames Television which starred Jeremy Irons. It is based on Dahl’s adult short story “Champion of the World” which first appeared in print in The New Yorker magazine, as did some of the other short stories that would later be reprinted as Kiss Kiss (1960). The actor Peter Serafinowicz provides the English language audiobook recording
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.
The plot of Danny, the Champion of the World audiobook
It centers on Danny, a young English boy, and his father, William, who live in a Gypsy caravan fixing cars for a living and partake in poaching pheasants. 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. The book was first published in 1975 in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. and in the United Kingdom by Jonathan Cape.
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