Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake

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Narrated By: Douglas Hodge

Duration: 3 hours and 17 minutes

What to expect

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl, read by Douglas Hodge.

Charlie Bucket
desperately wants to eat more than cabbage soup every day. But even more than that, he longs to see Wonka's enormous chocolate factory!

Now Mr Willy Wonka, the most wondrous inventor in the world, has hidden golden tickets inside his delicious creamy chocolate bars. Only five winners can go through those great iron gates; will one of them be Charlie?

Genre

Children's / Teenage fiction: Classic fiction, Children's / Teenage fiction: Fantasy

Listen to a sample

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