Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

Written by Roald Dahl, Lev Grossman

Illustrated by Ivan Brunetti

Part of the Penguin Modern Classics Series

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Synopsis

What happens when the five luckiest children in the entire world walk through the doors of Willy Wonka?s famous, mysterious chocolate factory? What happens when, one by one, the children disobey Mr. Wonka?s orders? In Dahl?s most popular story, the nasty are punished and the good are deliciously, sumptuously rewarded. A delectable new Deluxe edition of this wonderful classic.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780143106333
Publication date: 29th September 2011
Author: Roald Dahl, Lev Grossman
Illustrator: Ivan Brunetti
Publisher: Penguin Classics an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 176 pages

About Roald Dahl, Lev Grossman

Roald Dahl's parents were Norwegian, but he was born in Llandaff, Glamorgan, in 1916 and educated at Repton School. On the outbreak of the Second World War, he enlisted in the RAF at Nairobi. He was severely wounded after joining a fighter squadron in Libya, but later saw service as a fighter pilot in Greece and Syria. In 1942 he went to Washington as Assistant Air Attache, which was where he started to write, and was then transferred to Intelligence, ending the war as a wing commander. His first twelve stories, based on his wartime experiences, were originally published in leading American ...

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