Erica Sonzogni


Outstanding, Primary, Intermediate, chocolate, factory, children, winner

Document Type

Book Review


Charlie Bucket, a poor child who barely has enough to eat, is one of five lucky children who get to visit Willy Wonka’s mysterious candy factory. Inside, Charlie sees strange beings, incredible inventions, and delicious candies of all shapes and sizes. As the children make their way around the factory, they start disappearing when they decide not to listen to Wonka’s directions. In the end, only Charlie is left and Wonka gifts the entire factory to him and his family, so they never have to live in poverty again.