Who is the author of Matilda
The master storyteller behind Matilda is Roald Dahl, the beloved author of children’s literature. His books captured the hearts of readers, especially young readers, all around the world with their imaginative and whimsical tales.
The British novelist, short-story writer, poet, screenwriter, and wartime fighter pilot Roald Dahl’s Matilda is one of his most cherished works and is considered a timeless classic that continues to inspire and enchant young readers.
Published in 1988, Matilda revolves around a young girl with extraordinary intelligence and a deep love for books. She discovers her own inner strength and resilience while facing neglect and cruelty from her parents and the tyrannical headmistress, Miss Trunchbull.
Born in 1916 and dying in 1990, Roald Dahl’s unique storytelling ability and his flair for creating memorable characters have made Matilda and his other works permanent classics. Other than Matilda, his other notable works include “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” “James and the Giant Peach,” “The BFG,” and “The Witches,” among others.
Through his timeless tales, the author continues to inspire generations of readers to empower their individuality, empower the power of imagination, and always help them learn the best in life. Roald Dahl’s legacy continues with his greatest works, which have become classics in the world of children’s literature.