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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Below the waterfall (and this was the most astonishing sight of all), a whole mass
of enormous glass pipes were dangling down into the river from somewhere high
up in the ceiling! They really were enormous, those pipes. There must have ...
"Where does that pipe go to? Quick! Call the fire brigade!" "Keep calm!" cried Mr.
Wonka. "Keep calm, my dear lady, keep calm. There is no danger! No danger
whatsoever! Augustus has gone on a little journey, that's all. A most interesting
And suddenly, on came the lights and the whole tunnel was brilliantly lit up, and
Charlie could see that they were indeed inside a gigantic pipe, and the great
upward-curving walls of the pipe were pure white and spotlessly clean. The river
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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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