Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

Paperback | March 17, 2011

byRoald DahlIllustratorQuentin Blake

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From the bestselling author of Matilda and The BFG

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, Veruca Salt, Violet Beauregarde, Mike Teavee, 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!

This special edition of Roald Dahl's beloved story has a beautiful full color interior and large trim to feature Quentin Blake's iconic art.

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

Paperback | March 17, 2011
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From the bestselling author of Matilda and The BFG! 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, Veruca Salt, Violet Beauregarde, Mike Teavee, and Charlie Bucket, Our Hero, a boy who is honest and kind, brave and true, and good and r...

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 ...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 10.37 × 7.75 × 0.37 inPublished:March 17, 2011Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142418218

ISBN - 13:9780142418215

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Classic Dahl wrote the best children's books.
Date published: 2017-01-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from favourite classic for kids this book is fun and great to read for kids and parents
Date published: 2017-01-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Classic A classic book to have no matter what the age!
Date published: 2017-01-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Classic book This story is always going to be a great story. I remember reading it when I was younger, and I still enjoy it now.
Date published: 2017-01-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from It's like meeting up with an old friend I have not read this book since the 4th grade and decided to give it to my son as a gift this year. I am glad that I did because he is enjoying it and I am remembering how much I enjoyed the book when I was young. Great story then, great story now.
Date published: 2016-12-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Classic Such a great story at any age. #PlumReview
Date published: 2016-12-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Still funny as an adult This book is such a classic and is enjoyable no matter how old you get #PlumReview
Date published: 2016-12-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A classic family book Have loved this book since I was a child. There is none like it!
Date published: 2016-12-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from awesome great book and great movie with wilder in it. #plumreviews
Date published: 2016-12-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Something for everyone This is truly a great novel. Dahl's imagination has no limits and the reader is invited to discover the strange, funny, and often beautiful world that he creates.
Date published: 2016-12-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this book Best children's book. Even adults will love it. #plum review.
Date published: 2016-12-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! A must read for all children! #plumreview
Date published: 2016-12-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from love this roald dahl was a childhood favourite. hes a totol genius!
Date published: 2016-11-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Reminded me of when I was little A perfect bedtime story that kept my kids mesmerized and wanting to read more!
Date published: 2016-11-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great! Such a classic! Will always love this!
Date published: 2016-11-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love! Childhood favorite...cannot wait to explore the magic with my daughter!
Date published: 2016-11-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from classic dahl i grew up reading this book and its still great to this day. recommend for anyone who likes a funny read
Date published: 2016-11-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fantastic Novel for All Ages This book is a fantastic read for readers of all ages. A classic story that encourages the use of one's imagination.
Date published: 2016-11-07
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good Wasn't the best book he made, but was still amazing
Date published: 2016-11-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love this book! The books are very hilarious especially the chocolate river. I liked it because a silly boy fell in.
Date published: 2016-09-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from love it!!! I think this is a gret Book [gret=great] I love books by this auther !!!!!!! :] !!! !!! :D !!!!!!!!
Date published: 2015-02-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Charlie and the Chocolate factory I am 11 years old. The book is very exciting. I cannot stop reading until the end.
Date published: 2014-05-05
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 Our first chapter book Choosing Charlie and the Chocolate Factory as the first chapter book for our 4 year old son to experience has solidified his love for literary adventures for life! At least we hope so.
Date published: 2013-06-18
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

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"Rich in humor, acutely observant, Dahl lets his imagination rip in fairyland." —The New York Times