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An edition of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1964)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Special Book Fair Edition; Bantam rack-size ed.; 10th printing
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An edition of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1964)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Special Book Fair Edition; Bantam rack-size ed.; 10th printing
  • 4.01 ·
  • 170 Ratings
  • 1262 Want to read
  • 96 Currently reading
  • 221 Have read
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Publisher
Bantam Books
Language
English
Pages
160

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FIVE CHILDREN -- AND ONLY FIVE -- WERE GOING TO BE ALLOWED INTO MR. WILLY WONKA'S CHOCOLATE FACTORY...THE FACTORY WHERE THE WORLD'S MOST WONDERFUL CANDY WAS MADE.

AUGUSTUS GLOOP -- A fat pig of a boy who would eat anything he could get his hands and teeth on.

VERUCA SALT -- A spoiled little rich girl who screamed until she was bought her heart's latest delight.

VIOLET BEAUREGARDE -- The world's champion gum chewer who was destined for a sticky end.

MIKE TEAVEE -- A smart aleck who was addicted to television.

AND...

CHARLIE BUCKET -- Our Hero, who was honest, obedient, loyal, trustworthy, brave, good, kind, and starving.
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2004, Puffin
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Charlie y la fábrica de chocolate
2000, Alfaguara
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Cover of: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
1984 March, Bantam Books
Mass Market Paperback in English - Special Book Fair Edition; Bantam rack-size ed.; 10th printing
Cover of: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
1973, Alfred A. Knopf
Hardcover in English - Revised edition
Cover of: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
1964, Alfred A. Knopf
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
1964, Alfred A. Knopf
hardcover in English
Cover of: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
1964, Alfred A. Knopf
Hardcover in English

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Published in

New York, USA

Edition Notes

Genre
Fiction.
Copyright Date
1973

Contributors

Illustrator
Joseph Schindelman

The Physical Object

Format
Mass Market Paperback
Pagination
160 p. :
Number of pages
160

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24203112M
Internet Archive
charliechocolate00dahlrich
ISBN 10
0553244787
ISBN 13
9780553244786
OCLC/WorldCat
14707893
Amazon ID (ASIN)
0553244787
Goodreads
44772329

Work Description

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is a 1964 children's novel by British author Roald Dahl. The story features the adventures of young Charlie Bucket inside the chocolate factory of eccentric chocolatier Willy Wonka.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was first published in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. in 1964 and in the United Kingdom by George Allen & Unwin 11 months later.

In the 2012 survey published by SLJ, a monthly with primarily US audience, Charlie was the second of four books by Dahl among their Top 100 Chapter Books, one more than any other writer. Time magazine in the US included the novel in its list of the 100 Best Young-Adult Books of All Time.

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These two very old people are the father and mother of Mr. Bucket.
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