22 ROALD DAHL Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Chapter Book Lot NICE!
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DESCRIPTION : Wow, what a find! Up for auction, in excellent shape, is an exceptional collection of 22 chapter books by the great Roald Dahl, including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory series books, providing hours of great reading enjoyment!Product Description Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and its sequel, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator , along with Roald Dahl's other tales for younger readers, make him a true star of children's literature. Dahl seems to know just how far to go with his oddball fantasies; in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, for example, nasty Violet Beauregarde blows up into a blueberry from sneaking forbidden chewing gum, and bratty Augustus Gloop is carried away on the river of chocolate he wouldn't resist. In fact, all manner of disasters can happen to the most obnoxiously deserving of children because Dahl portrays each incident with such resourcefulness and humor. ReviewAlong with his other classic, "James and the Giant Peach", Roald Dalh's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" stands at the top of the heap when it comes to children's books. This is a pure classic of imagination, storytelling and magic. Far superior to the film (where Willy Wonka becomes the title character), the book tells the story from Charlie Bucket's point of view. Charlie, who lives with his four ancient grandparents ... read more