Danny The Champion of the World – Posted by the Cheetahs



Sadly Danny’s mum has died and he’s living with his beloved father in a rusty old caravan.  Danny’s father has a terrible secret, which only unfolds when his father doesn’t return one  evening.

This book by Roald Dahl, is a fun and exciting read, which the Cheetahs are thoroughly enjoying.

If you have already read this book, why not read it again.


Once you’ve read the book, let us know what you think. 

 You could rate the book, using the stars below. 

 1 star – I really didn’t like the book

 2 stars – I wasn’t keen on the book

 3 stars – the book was OK

 4 stars – I enjoyed the book

 5 stars – the book is fantastic!

  Why don’t you tell us all what you like or don’t like about the book?  Click on Leave a Reply and type what you would like to say in the comments box.  Please only give us your first name.If you haven’t got the book, you could have a look in the your class book corner or one of the local libraries may have a copy.

Picture obtained from: www.amazon.com 



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29 Responses to Danny The Champion of the World – Posted by the Cheetahs

  1. Tegan & The Koalas says:

    In year 2 we were going to read this however we thought that George’s Marvellous Medicine looked more exciting. Now that we’ve seen the Cheetahs post, we want to find out what the secret is.

  2. Ciaran says:

    I enjoyed this book because it is fun and happy. I hope you enjoy it too.

  3. Freddie says:

    This book is amazing if you come across it pick it up and read it.

  4. Yasmin says:

    I loved this book because its got a happy ending. It is my favourite book. I would give it 5 stars.

  5. Samantha says:

    I really enjoyed this book! It has such a happy ending.

  6. Phoenix says:

    I really like this book because I thought it’s very interesting to read.

  7. Ciaran says:

    You can go to Roald Dahl’s website. Just click the book.

  8. Maddie says:

    This is a good book to read before bed. It is an interesting book for all ages. It makes you want to read on and on.

  9. Emily B says:

    This book maybe me feel like I am a champion.

  10. Liam says:

    I really want to know what that secret is.

  11. Miss Cronin says:

    Well done everyone on blogging this week. I want to pose a question to you all, do you prefer this book to “The Firework Makers Daughter”? Explain your answer.

  12. finn says:

    I recommend this spectacular book to anyone so if you walk or run past Danny Champion of the World pick it up and read it!!!

  13. Joseph says:

    This fabulous book is what everyone should be loving and reading. I recommend it to 6 7 8 9 10 11 and 12 year olds.

  14. Charlotte says:

    I love this book, it’s one of my absolute favourite books by Roald Dahl!!:) I want to give Danny the Champion of the world 5 stars too!! I just love happy endings! Also my mum has read this book too, and she loved it as well!!:):)
    I love most of the books that Roald Dahl has written, especially the book Matilda!!:):)

  15. Jack says:

    I think Danny the Champion of the World is a lovely book and I really like the book because It makes me feel HAPPY.

  16. Charlotte says:

    I recommend this book to all ages but not 1 2 or 3!!:)

  17. Ethan says:

    If you pick this book up read it as much as you can.

  18. Maddie says:

    I prefer The firework makers daughter to Danny The Champion of the world.

  19. finn says:

    It is a tough choice but in my opinion Miss Cronin the Firework makers daughter just edges it.

  20. Charlotte says:

    I think i like The Firework makers daughter, because it is more adventurous and i like adventurous story’s!!:):)

  21. Nathalia says:

    I think i like the firework makers daughter because have more adventure. but Danny the champion of the world i good as well.

  22. yasmin says:

    I like Danny the Champion of the World better but The fireworks maker’s daughter is amazing hope you enjoy it.

  23. Jack says:

    I think Danny champion of the world Is funnier than the firework makers daughter because It makes you laugh and cry, I agree with Yasmin as well.

  24. Freya says:

    I like Danny Champion of the world better because it is more fun and exciting to listen to. I don’t like The Firework makers daughter because it’s not as fun and exciting to listen to.

  25. Jack says:

    I think Danny Champion World is a really emotional story.

  26. Freya says:

    If you see Danny the Champion of the world in a shop buy it and read it because it is fantastic.

  27. Jesper says:

    I prefer Danny Champion of the World. I liked it because it was exciting and the characters are interesting. I also enjoyed the pheasants because I love wildlife. The illustrations are funny.

  28. Ciaran says:

    If you read this book I hope you enjoyed

  29. Ciaran says:

    Road Dahl is an awesome author so read his books if you have not

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