Charlie and the Chocolate Factory


Roald Dahl

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Symbols

Golden Tickets

Golden Tickets symbolize the system of wealth, power, and privilege that guides Charlie’s world. Mr. Wonka hides five Golden Tickets in five Wonka candy bars and announces that the five children who find the…

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The way that different characters consume or think of chocolate correlates to their wealth and privilege. For instance, Charlie Bucket and his family are extremely poor, so the only chocolate Charlie ever gets is a…

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