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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Paperback)

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By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
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This is my favorite Roald Dahl book. For one, what child’s dream isn’t to be in a candy factory like that? Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is sweet and heartwarming, dark and funny. I tear up every time I read the part where Charlie finds the golden ticket. To me, this is pure literary magic.

— Flannery

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From the author of The BFG and Matilda!

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 was a spy, ace fighter-pilot, chocolate historian and medical inventor. He was also the author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG and many more brilliant stories. He remains the World’s No.1 storyteller. Find out more at roalddahl.com.

Praise For…


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


Product Details
ISBN: 9780142410318
ISBN-10: 0142410314
Publisher: Puffin Books
Publication Date: August 16th, 2007
Pages: 192
Language: English
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Last Updated At: 11/16/2018 03:00pm