This special edition contains two of Roald Dahl's most famous stories, fully dramatised with music and sound effects.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory tells the wonderful tale of Charlie Bucket. Charlie can not believe his luck when he finds a Golden Ticket and wins the chance of a lifetime: a magical day witnessing the miraculous creation of the most delectable eatables ever made at the wonderful chocolate factory of Willy Wonka, along with the infamous characters of the Oompa-Loompas, Veronica Salt, Augustus Gloop and many more.
In Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator, Charlie has now won the chocolate factory, and is now on his way to take possession of it. With his parents and grandparents - and Mr Wonka - he's travelling by a strange new method of transport: a Great Glass Elevator! But suddenly things start to go wrong. The elevator zooms higher and higher into the sky until it goes into orbit around the Earth, an hilarious and exciting adventure ensues, in which Charlie and his companions defend themselves against a mob of vicious space monsters.
Roald Dahl Biography
Roald Dahl is one of the world’s greatest children’s book authors. Born in Wales in 1916 to Norwegian parents, he was a mischievous child and was always in trouble at school.
His dark, unsentimental stories are said to have been influenced by several tragedies during his lifetime. When he was just three, his sister and father...