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Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Written by Roald DahlAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Roald Dahl
Illustrated by Quentin BlakeAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Quentin Blake


· Knopf Books for Young Readers
· Hardcover · Ages 8-12 years
· September 11, 2001 · $15.95 · 978-0-375-81525-6 (0-375-81525-2)

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

Mr. Willy Wonka might be a genius with chocolate, but Charlie and his family don’t trust his flying skills one bit. And right now, he’s at the helm of a giant glass elevator that’s picking up speed and hurtling through space — with Charlie and the entire Bucket family stuck inside! Roald Dahl’s uproarious sequel to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is certain to delight and entertain a new generation of readers.

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WINNER 1978 - Hawaii Nene Award

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Roald Dahl is, quite simply, one of the best-loved children’s book authors of all time. He died in 1990 in Oxford, England, at the age of 74.

Quentin Blake has illustrated most of Roald Dahl’s children’s books. The Children’s Laureate of the United Kingdom, he teaches illustration at the Royal College of Art in London.

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