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Books from Childhood - No. 35 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Roald Dahl

Oh God. Just thinking about this book makes me want to cry. I am sure that you all know the story of how impoverished Charlie Bucket inherits the most famous chocolate factory in the world so I won’t bore you with a summery I will just tell you why I well up thinking about it. 162 more words


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London
23 July 2014, 2.30pm

Taking your child to their first big West End production is always a landmark moment, the fact that show was also their favourite children’s book just made it even more special. 556 more words

Children's Shows - Reviews

5 Lessons From Willy Wonka

One of my all time favorite movies is Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory based on the wonderful book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl. 486 more words

Body Outlaws

Body Outlaws: Young Women Write about Body Image and Identity, ed. Ophira Edut

Haven’t blogged my readings for a while. I’ve been reading, but not sure what to do with it, both for myself and for my Women in America class. 1,061 more words

The Red Hoods: Episode 22 - Not Appropriately Dressed

This fortnight Niall was in London and saw Charlie and the Chocolate Factory the musical by Sam Mendes (0:23:23), Sean read Dark Places and Sharp Objects both by Gillian Flynn (0:44:08) and The Martian by Andy Weir (0:52:30). 100 more words

Sean Coughlan

Questions About Books and Reading

So I found a list of 55 questions related to books and reading on Tara Therese’s blog. I thought they were interesting enough to answer myself. 563 more words

Listen to Audiobooks?

Photo Credit: What Red Read

Many make the claim that the discussion is only about print vs. ebooks. And I’d tend to agree with that assessment, but audiobooks should at least be mentioned, right? 414 more words