We start our recommendations with the top 10 best books of Roald Dahl of all time. This list has been updated this year, including all the recent titles.

Top 10 Roald Dahl’s BooksAuthor
The BFGRoald Dahl
Charlie and the Chocolate FactoryRoald Dahl
James and the Giant PeachRoald Dahl
Fantastic Mr. FoxRoald Dahl
The WitchesRoald Dahl
MatildaRoald Dahl
Danny the Champion of the WorldRoald Dahl
George’s Marvelous MedicineRoald Dahl
The Enormous CrocodileRoald Dahl
The TwitsRoald Dahl

The top 10 list: the best books of Roald Dahl’s

Roald Dahl Collection 16 Books Box Set

We like this boxed set, because you get 16 books at once. Titles that are included in this set are classics, like ‘Matilda’, ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’, and ‘Fantastic Mr. Fox’. This is a great gift for a child or grandchild, and it will make reading their new favorite pastime.

Roald Dahl’s Mischief and Mayhem

Some of the contents of Roald Dahl’s classics will appear in this book, but it is mainly a preparation guide for pranks, tricks, and jokes. Anyone who loves his novels will also enjoy this book.

Roald Dahl Collection – 15 Paperback Book Boxed Set

This boxed set is only available in the United States, and it includes 15 of Roald Dahl’s best books. The illustrations make these books extra special, and you will definitely notice them when you are reading any of the books in this set.


When the headmistress at Matilda’s school attacks her, she uses her special powers to fight back. Can Matilda really do it, or is Miss Trunchbull much stronger and smarter than her?

Roald Dahl Whoppsy-Whiffling Joke Book

We recommend buying this book by Roald Dahl, because it is so extremely funny that you might just pee a little in your pants when reading it. It is suitable for any age.

George’s Marvelous Medicine

George likes to mix up a good concoction, especially for his grumpy grandmother. Will his ‘medicine’ cure his grandmother’s mood, or will it just make things worse?

The Enormous Crocodile

When a crocodile likes to eat children, the other animals in the jungle decide it’s time for them to stick together and end the tricks that the crocodile uses to eat as much children as he can. Will the croc learn his lesson?

Billy and the Minpins

Billy goes out through the gate and into the forest, even though his mom warned him not to do this. What he finds in the forest surprises him. There are tiny people, the Minpins, living in hollow trees. When a beast threatens the Minpins’ existence, Billy will do everything he can to save them.

Fantastic Mr. Fox

When a fox steals from a couple of farmers, they need to put their heads together to come up with a plan to stop the fox. Will their plan work? Of will the fox outsmart all of them?

The BFG 

There are many giants, but luckily Sophie was taken by the BFG, the Big Friendly Giant. When the other giants have an evil plan, she persuades the BFG to help her stop them.

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