Roald Dahl children's books will be re-written to remove outdated language

Emma Horn
Updated February 24 2023 - 11:47am, first published February 23 2023 - 3:30pm

"Colourful" language will be removed from Roald Dahl's classic children's books in a bid to make them more modern.

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Emma Horn

Emma Horn

Supervising producer

Supervising producer of the national video team. Former features and weekender writer for The Daily Advertiser. Now based in the NSW Hunter region. Small, quiet, and a student of the Julie Bishop School Of Staring. Usually dressed in something colourful, always snacking on something homemade. Friend to most mothers and all dogs. Got stories? Get in touch.

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