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Sharing a Good Book - Winter Read Aloud

We began reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at bedtime, and have been speeding through it.  The children are loving it, and even I find myself laughing hysterically at moments.  It really is a great, silly story, that children will love.  I think too many people opt for the movie instead of the book, but even the author himself had a thing or two to say about this ;-)  He wrote a very comical little poem about television.

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Yo empecé leer este libro a las crias antes de que duermen.  Lo estamos acabando rapido, dado que está hiper-divertido.  Es un cuento clásico, muy gracioso, que a los niños les encantan.  Yo me encuentro riendo de alta voz, con frequencia.  Creo que mucha gente opta por la película en vez del libro; un tema sobre lo cual el autor mismo tuvo una opinión interesante. ;-) 

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  1. our kids enjoy ALL the roald Dahl books, and we read them so fast because of it. The Fantastic Mr. Fox is hilarious.


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