Illustration of a twit with purple text above and below on a white background
copyright 1980 QUENTIN BLAKE FROM THE TWITS BY ROALD DAHL
The Twits is a children’s book written by Roald Dahl (1916 – 1990) and illustrated by Quentin Blake. The book, first published in 1980, features the characters of Mr. and Mrs. Twit, who spend most of their time playing nasty tricks on each other. Dahl also wrote a number of other well-known children’s books including Matilda (1988), James and the Giant Peach (1961), and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1964).
Sources: Dahl, R. (1980). The twits. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.