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Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

by Roald Dahl
Illustrator Quentin Blake

Puffin | August 21, 2007 | Trade Paperback

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory is rated 5 out of 5 by 8.
Willy Wonka''s famous chocolate factory is opening at last!

But only five lucky children will be allowed inside. And the winners are: Augustus Gloop, an enormously fat boy whose hobby is eating; Veruca Salt, a spoiled-rotten brat whose parents are wrapped around her little finger; Violet Beauregarde, a dim-witted gum-chewer with the fastest jaws around; Mike Teavee, a toy pistol-toting gangster-in-training who is obsessed with television; and Charlie Bucket, Our Hero, a boy who is honest and kind, brave and true, and good and ready for the wildest time of his life!

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 176 pages, 7.75 × 5.08 × 0.49 in

Published: August 21, 2007

Publisher: Puffin

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0142410314

ISBN - 13: 9780142410318

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awsome read I loved reading this when I was a kid and I love it the same still. Its so magical and delicious. Every kid should read this.
Date published: 2014-04-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from classical read A classical that you don't get tired from re-reading every now and then. A good read for any age group.
Date published: 2012-02-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A classic! Fabulous story for all ages, but children especially. A real page turner.
Date published: 2009-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome!!! This book is a very good book that I love reading over and over again, it never gets old! Roald Dahl has a talent.
Date published: 2009-02-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from First book I ever borrowed from my school's library I have fond memories of reading this book. It was the first time I had chosen a book on my own I was in grade three!
Date published: 2008-01-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Masterpiece! This book to me was an absolute masterpiece. It was funny, enchanting and exotic. I loved in as many ways as a person can love something. I couldn't put it down I read it all in one day and I couldn't belive what a great book it was I had, had no idea. I really wanted to find a way to recommend this book to people of all ages all around the world and then I found this, a way to recommend a book you thought was either wonderful, average or horrible. No question this was a work of heart by Roald Dahl, If you don't read this book you are really missing out. It was extravagant! Take a journey to a wonderful and magical world where you will visit mystical characters and supurb places. Excellent, Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
Date published: 2000-12-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory This type of book is a sophisticated plot put into simple words. This happens to be my favorite novel of all time, I can reread this book hundreds of times. Roald Dahl has a wild sense of humor and a vivid imagination. This novel is worth reading.
Date published: 2000-05-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great!!! it's a very funny book...and it's a great book!!!
Date published: 2000-04-01

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Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

by Roald Dahl
Illustrator Quentin Blake

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 176 pages, 7.75 × 5.08 × 0.49 in

Published: August 21, 2007

Publisher: Puffin

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0142410314

ISBN - 13: 9780142410318

From the Publisher

Willy Wonka''s famous chocolate factory is opening at last!

But only five lucky children will be allowed inside. And the winners are: Augustus Gloop, an enormously fat boy whose hobby is eating; Veruca Salt, a spoiled-rotten brat whose parents are wrapped around her little finger; Violet Beauregarde, a dim-witted gum-chewer with the fastest jaws around; Mike Teavee, a toy pistol-toting gangster-in-training who is obsessed with television; and Charlie Bucket, Our Hero, a boy who is honest and kind, brave and true, and good and ready for the wildest time of his life!

About the Author

Roald Dahl (1916-1990) was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. He spent his childhood in England and, at age eighteen, went to work for the Shell Oil Company in Africa. When World War II broke out, he joined the Royal Air Force and became a fighter pilot. At the age of twenty-six he moved to Washington, D.C., and it was there he began to write. His first short story, which recounted his adventures in the war, was bought by The Saturday Evening Post, and so began a long and illustrious career.

After establishing himself as a writer for adults, Roald Dahl began writing children’s stories in 1960 while living in England with his family. His first stories were written as entertainment for his own children, to whom many of his books are dedicated.

Roald Dahl is now considered one of the most beloved storytellers of our time. Although he passed away in 1990, his popularity continues to increase as his fantastic novels, including James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, The BFG, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, delight an ever-growing legion of fans.

Learn more about Roald Dahl on the official Roald Dahl Web site: www.roalddahl.com

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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