Edward the Conqueror (A Roald Dahl Short Story)
Edward the Conqueror is a brilliant gem of a short story from Roald Dahl, the master of the sting in the tail.
In Edward the Conqueror, Roald Dahl, one of the world's favourite authors, tells a sinister story about the darker side of human nature. Here, a cat's curious behaviour comes between a husband and his wife . . .
Edward the Conqueror is taken from the short story col...more
Dahl's first published work, inspired by a meeting with C. S. Forester, was Shot Down Over Libya. Today the story is published as A Piece of Cake. The story, about his wartime adv ...more