7th July 2015

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

by Roald Dahl

It was inspired by the author’s own experience of Cadbury sending test packages to schoolchildren, in exchange for their opinions of products.

I grew up not far from this factory, and have since visited and enjoyed those treats. But none as mouthwatering tantalizing as ‘Eatable Marshmallow Pillows‘, ‘Invisible Chocolate Bars for Eating in Class’ and ‘Fizzy Lemonade Swimming Pools.’

 

I would still love to open the corner of a Wonka Bar and see the glint of golden paper…

Reviewed by Mrs Bradley

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