Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
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!
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"Nor me," said Grandma Georgina. "Do all children behave like this nowadays —
like these brats we've been hearing about?" "Of course not," said Mr. Bucket,
smiling at the old lady in the bed. "Some do, of course. In fact, quite a lot of them
"Of course it's right!" said Violet. "It's working beautifully! Oh my, what lovely soup
this is!" "Spit it out!" said Mr. Wonka. "It's changing!" shouted Violet, chewing and
grinning both at the same time. "The second course is coming up! It's roast beef!
"Of course I could!" "And what about people?" asked Mike Teavee. "Could you
send a real live person from one place to another in the same way?" "A person! "
cried Mr. Wonka. "Are you off your rocker?" "But could it be done?" "Good
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Shannon.Allen - www.librarything.com
I can't get past the fact that children were being murdered in this whackadoo's candy factory. I liked the descriptions of the imaginary Oompa Loompa world and people, as well as much of the details ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - howifeelaboutbooks - www.librarything.com
Not my favorite Dahl story but it had been a long time since I read it - maybe college? It’s is a really good, incredibly silly story, and I love it in its pure state. Next up is watching the movies - I’ve never seen them! Read full review
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