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Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

The Further Adventures of Charlie Bucket and Willy Wonka, Chocolate-maker Extraordinary

by Roald Dahl and Quentin Blake

Paperback, 159 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $6.99 |

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Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator
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The Further Adventures of Charlie Bucket and Willy Wonka, Chocolate-maker Extraordinary
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Roald Dahl and Quentin Blake

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Taking up where Charlie and the Chocolate Factory leaves off, Charlie, his family, and Mr. Wonka find themselves launched into space in the great glass elevator, headed for destinations unknown. Watch out for Vermicious Knids!