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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Mr Willy Wonka is the most extraordinary chocolate maker in the world. And do you know who Charlie is? Charlie Bucket is the hero. The other children in this book are nasty little beasts, called- Augustus Gloop - a great big greedy nincompoop; Veruca Salt - a spoiled brat; Violet... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780241371596
Barcode 9780241371596
Published 19 November 2018 by Penguin
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Dahl, Roald
Series Penguin Modern Classics
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ISBN-13 9780241371596
ISBN-10 0241371597
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Publication Date 19 November 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Dahl, Roald
Series Penguin Modern Classics
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 196mm
Spine: 15mm
Weight 190g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Library of Congress Bucket, Charlie Fictitious character - Fiction
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 964938

Description of this Book

Mr Willy Wonka is the most extraordinary chocolate maker in the world. And do you know who Charlie is? Charlie Bucket is the hero. The other children in this book are nasty little beasts, called- Augustus Gloop - a great big greedy nincompoop; Veruca Salt - a spoiled brat; Violet Beauregarde - a repulsive little gum-chewer; Mike Teavee - a boy who only watches television. Clutching their Golden Tickets, they arrive at Wonka's chocolate factory. But what mysterious secrets will they discover? Our tour is about to begin. Please don't wander off. Mr Wonka wouldn't like to lose any of you at this stage of the proceedings . . .

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Author's Bio

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 number one storyteller. Quentin Blake has illustrated more than three hundred books and was Roald Dahl's favourite illustrator. In 1980 he won the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal. In 1999 he became the first ever Children's Laureate and in 2013 he was knighted for services to illustration.

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