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!
Results 1-3 of 7
And every time he went by, he would begin to walk very, very slowly, and he
would hold his nose high in the air and take long deep sniffs of the gorgeous
chocolatey smell all around him. Oh, how he loved that smell! And oh, how he
wished he ...
And you can smell the smell of melting chocolate in the air!'" Grandpa Joe leaned
forward and laid a long bony finger on Charlie's knee, and he said softly, "But
most mysterious of all, Charlie, were the shadows in the windows of the factory.
And what a marvelous smell!" answered Grandpa Joe, taking a long deep sniff.
All the most wonderful smells in the world seemed to be mixed up in the air
around them — the smell of roasting coffee and burnt sugar and melting
chocolate and ...
What people are saying - Write a review
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
Here Comes Charlie
Mr Willy Wonkas Factory
Mr Wonka and the Indian Prince
27 other sections not shown