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Charlie and the Chocolate FactoryCharlie and the Chocolate Factory

by Roald Dahl

2021 Classics List

So far we have received 7 reviews of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

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Isabella from Year 7, Healing Academy, Grimsby:

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Such a classic. This book is great for young readers aged 9 and over.Charlie and the Chocolate Factory tells the tale of a boy who wins a competition to go to an amazing chocolate factory! This book is an incredible story that will make your mouth water as you get so in depth with this book. If you think that this book cold be for you...Why not give it a go?!

Marks out of 10: 8

Olivia from Year 6, Saltersgate Junior School:

I absolutely loved this book when I read it and I definitely think that it is better than the movies! My favourite character is obviously Willy Wonka as he is an amazing and original character and Dahl did such a good job when creating this character. I also think it puts into perspective how some poor people do live and how hard it can be for some people. Overall I would recommend this book for anyone (even if you don’t like reading).

Marks out of 10: 10

Kienna from Year 6, Saltersgate Junior School:

Once again Roald Dahl makes another creative book for everyone to read.Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is about a boy called Charlie Bucket and he's pretty poor.Theres also a man named Willy Wonka who put out a competition for people to win a golden ticket to go to is chocolate factory.But there's one thing,the golden tickets will be hidden in a chocolate bar and only five get to go.And only one will get the prize at the end....1010

Marks out of 10: 10

Dylan from Year 5:

I attend Travis St Lawrence Primary in Hatfield. I really enjoyed the book, especially when all the characters get invited to the chocolate factory. I love Roald Dahl because he is entertaining.

Marks out of 10: 7

Francheska from Year 5:

This was outstanding. My favourite part was when they all go to the factory and have the tour and get into lots of trouble. I love Violet who turns violet after eating the gum. Roald Dahl is very funny. I go to Travis CE Primary in Hatfield.

Marks out of 10: 10

Isla from Year 6, Saltersgate Junior School:

I really enjoyed this book because it had so many amazing Adventures and so many funny parts It was so creative and I really enjoyed it and it shows people so little Can have amazing adventures to I enjoyed every second of reading the book with all the cliffhangers and much more.

Marks out of 10: 8

Kain from Year 7, The Armthorpe Academy:

From having this book read to me when i was small it started my love of Roald Dahl books (The Witches is my favourite) The characters are larger than life and usually flawed! I love the way Roald Dahl doesn't care that he might upset some people with the way he treats his charaters but this makes his stories great. My favourite character is Mike TV...what a nightmare and very obnoxious. I give this book 10 our of ten because you can read and read and read it over and over again...while eating a bar of chocolate!

Marks out of 10: 10