Chairlie and the Chocolate Works: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in Scots

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Black & White Publishing Ltd, Sep 28, 2016 - Juvenile Fiction - 300 pages
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'Weelcome, ma Wee freends!
Weelcome TAE the CHOCOLATE WORKS!'

When Mr Wullie Wonka invites five bairns ben intae his warld-famous chocolate factory, some o them turn oot tae be spoilt wee bampots.

For Chairlie Baffie, the tour o Wonka’s chocolate works is the adventure o a lifetime. Has Violet Boakregarde bitten aff mair than she can chaw? Will Mike Teeveeheid finally end up on TV? Will Chairlie go UP AND OOT in Wullie Wonka’s Muckle Gless Lift?

Find oot in Matthew Fitt’s gallus new Scots translation o Roald Dahl’s classic story Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

 

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Contents

title page 1 Here Cams Chairlie
Mr Wullie Wonkas Works
Mr Wonka and the Indian Prince
The Secret Warkers
The Gowden Tickets
The First Twa Finders
Chairlies Birthday
Twa Mair Gowden Tickets Foond
Granda Jock Taksa Gamble 10 The Faimly Sterts tae Sterve
The Miracle
Whit It Said on the Gowden Ticket
The Muckle Big Day Arrives
Mr Wullie Wonka
The Chocolate Chaumer
Copyright

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Roald Dahl was a spy, ace fighter-pilot, chocolate historian and medical inventor. He was also the author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG and many more brilliant stories. He remains the World’s No.1 storyteller.

Quentin Blake is one of Britain's most successful illustrators. He has illustrated nearly three hundred books and he was Roald Dahl's favourite illustrator. He has won many awards including the Whitbread Award and the Kate Greenaway Medal and taught for over twenty years at the Royal College of Art. In 1999 he became the first ever Children's Laureate and in 2013 he was knighted in the New Year's Honours.

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