Author(s): Roald Dahl
This fascinating full-colour book celebrates the 50th birthday of that best-loved story Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Prizewinning journalist Lucy Mangan explores the wide-ranging influence that, Charlie Bucket, Willy Wonka and the Oompa-Loompas have had on our culture. The book features 100s of images, including previously unseen material from the Roald Dahl archive and behind-the-scenes photographs from the Johnny Depp and Gene Wilder films, the Sam Mendes musical and more. A must-have for every generation of fans of the world's number-one storyteller, Roald Dahl, and all those who love the story of Charlie in any of its forms.
Lucy Mangan is a prizewinning features writer for the Guardian newspaper and Stylist magazine. She is the winner of the prestigious PPA Columnist of the Year Award in 2013. She is also the author of several books including Hopscotch and Handbags and My Family and Other Disasters.