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Watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are hidden in the most unlikely places.”
I still can remember reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl as a kid. I remember feeling bad for Charlie and his family, being intrigued by Willy Wonka, being appalled by the selfishness of Augustus, and wondering how Veruca could be so damn MEAN.
Fast forward to my adult years and I’ve discovered the motherlode of Willy and Charlie magic in one enhanced digital ebook.
The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Valarie Budayr & Roscoe Welply is 174 pages of entertaining and educational ebook FUN. The animations, games, recipes, videos are fun for children and parents alike and the graphics are down-right mesmerizing.
This interactive eBook helps readers explore the famous children’s story Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl through games, recipes, activities, riddles, and other cool plusses that can make this book into hours of giggles and “wows!”
The activities in the guide give us the opportunity to stop, think, make crafts, cook, laugh, and learn. This engaging guide allows us to “jump” inside the pages. There are over 20 crafts and activities such as creating Gobstopper Gum and Chocolate Rivers, handmade Willy Wonka hats, and many more. The illustrations in the guide bring wonder and amazement through Willy Wonka’s world.
“My goal, all those years ago, was to explore the world of Willy Wonka in the most interactive, magical, and mesmerizing way,” shared author (and one of my besties!), Valarie Budayr. “The result was my award-winning book, The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: an enhanced, digital ebook full of Wonkalicious games, facts, activities, and imagination inspiring illustrations.
Inspired by the love of a good story, some imagination, a sense of adventure, and a good dose of curiosity, children and the adults who care for them can take flight into one of our most beloved books, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
The Ultimate Guide presents several experiential activities in the areas of crafting, cooking, and game-playing as well as exploring many facets of candy production, and meeting the author himself, Roald Dahl. Each step and activity leads us further into the story to bring more and more of it to life, leaving a lasting impression of an adventure and journey shared.
Love this video trailer. Did you know the piano music in the background is actually being played by author Valarie Budayr who is a classically trained pianist!
Still not sure you “get” what this is all about and why “Charlie” is so special? Check this out:
OK..are you convinced this is something your family would love?
PERFECT. You are in luck too. The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is only $3.99 at iTunes!! Grab your copy HERE.
**Franticmommy was not compensated in any way for this review.