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Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator (original 1972; edition 2007)

by Roald Dahl (Author), Quentin Blake (Illustrator)

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Taking up where Charlie and the Chocolate Factory leaves off, Charlie, his family, and Mr. Wonka find themselves launched into space in the great glass elevator.
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Title:Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator
Authors:Roald Dahl (Author)
Other authors:Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
Info:Puffin Books (2007), Edition: Illustrated, 159 pages
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Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator by Roald Dahl (1972)

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Entertaining, but the story in the first half is completely separate from the story in the second half, but there is a forced tying at the end. ( )
  bookwyrmm | May 28, 2021 |
Not as good as the original but it’s nice to have at least one more adventure with Mr. Wonka and co. ( )
  Arkrayder | Mar 15, 2021 |
Even as much fun as "Chocolate Factory," quick, sharp humor; full of terribly grand puns and a better Willy Wonka than anyone has ever portrayed on film. And Vice-President Nanny Miss Tibbs. ( )
  DeborahJ2016 | Mar 2, 2021 |
I honestly didn't enjoy this sequel as much as I did with the first book. I still recommend it but don't get your expectations too high for it. ( )
  nikkiyrj | Sep 18, 2020 |
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Dahl, Roaldprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Blake, QuentinIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Freezer, HarriëtTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Idle, EricNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Schindelman, JosephIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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For my daughters Tessa Ophelia Lucy and for my godson Edmund Pollinger
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The last time we saw Charlie, he was riding high above his home town in the Great Glass Elevator.
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Taking up where Charlie and the Chocolate Factory leaves off, Charlie, his family, and Mr. Wonka find themselves launched into space in the great glass elevator.

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Who'd ever think a poor British boy would ever go to space, ride in an incredible glass elevator, or even have an negative two year old grandmother! These are only a few of the many challenges Charlie will face. You can pick up where the first book, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, left off. Join Charlie, his four grandparents, his parents, and of course, Mr. Wonka for an unforgettable story readers of all ages will love!
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Penguin Australia

3 editions of this book were published by Penguin Australia.

Editions: 0141322691, 0141807806, 0141333170

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