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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Mr. and Mrs. Bucket and little Charlie Bucket slept in the other room, upon
mattresses on the floor. In the summertime, this wasn't too bad, but in the winter,
freezing cold drafts blew across the floor all night long, and it was awful. There
But I haven't yet told you about the one awful thing that tortured little Charlie, the
lover of chocolate, more than anything else. This thing, for him, was far, far worse
than seeing slabs of chocolate in the shop windows or watching other children ...
But Charlie Bucket never got what he wanted because the family couldn't afford it,
and as the cold weather went on and on, ... And every day, little Charlie Bucket,
trudging through the snow on his way to school, would have to pass Mr. Willy ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - villemezbrown - LibraryThing
Continuing my Banned Book Week tradition of reading something from the list of challenged or banned books. Due to my obsession with reading comic books when I was a child (18,000 by the time I was 18 ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Shannon.Allen - LibraryThing
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
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