by Roald Dahl; Joseph SchindelmanPrint book : Fiction : Juvenile audience
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A classic for a good reason   (2008-06-09)
This is obviously a classic and for good reason. Dahl sets up a multi-layered narative that juxtaposes the ellusive imagination of children with the real-world realities of the adult world. Mr. Wonka apparently found near immorality in his youthful enjoyment of the impossible and the magical. All...
A nice addition to any classic collection.   (2009-08-19)
Charlie Bucket and his whole family, including Willy Wonka are on a giant great glass elevator riding through space. They have many amazing adventures that will delight another generation of children. An interview with R.Dahl from 1988 is in the back of the book. Very interesting....