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    Charlie Boxed Set: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

    Charlie Boxed Set: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

    by Roald Dahl and Quentin Blake

    Celebrate the wonderful world of Willy Wonka! This fabulous box set includes a copy each of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator.


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    Kids and adults alike love Roald Dahl s deliciously wicked books. Loved for their gleefully evil villains and their often mischievous sensibility, Dahl s books introduce us to fantastic creatures and bizarre places - and encourage our imaginations to run wild.

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    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    by Roald Dahl

    Kind-hearted Charlie Bucket enters a magical factory, where visitors will be tested in ways they'd never imagined. "A richly inventive and humorous tale."—NY Times

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Author: Roald Dahl

Illustrator: Quentin Blake

Interest Level:
4-6

Lexile Framework:
810L

Grade Level Equivalent:
5.9

Guided Reading Level:
R

Age:
9-12

Genre:
Classics, Movie Tie-In, Fantasy

Subject:
Manners and Conduct, Extended Families, Just Rewards, Magic and Supernatural

About This Book

In this timeless classic, Willy Wonka, a crazy chocolatier, opens his chocolate factory doors for the first time to five lucky children who have randomly purchased the coveted chocolate bars containing the golden ticket. Besides a lifetime supply of chocolate, the children get a chance to tour the mysterious factory with their guide, Willy Wonka. Throughout their journey in Wonka's factory the children encounter all sorts of silliness, as well as ethical dilemmas.

Roald Dahl presents readers with four devious, self-serving children, Augustus Gloop, Veruca Salt, Violet Beauregarde, and Mike Teavee, while Charlie Bucket represents the contrast in character. The four other children's selfish ways get them into hilariously odd situations, which have the result of determining their own doom, while Charlie's characteristic integrity, honesty, and general sweetness afford him an opportunity to fulfill his dreams. This fantasy allows readers to explore how character and certainly behavior may affect the course of one's life in a way that is fun and imaginative. This is a perennial classic that continues to be enjoyed by readers, young and old.


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