Charlie and the great glass elevator
Published in 1972
by Roald Dahl
Charlie won the Willy Wonka’s fabulous chocolate factory and now he flies his family on an extraordinary machine : the great glass elevator. But one false move will project the elevator into space. They discover a space populated by fantastic and horrible creatures like the vermicious knids (strange creatures who have the capacity to change their shapes), after a terrible battle the great elevator and its occupants manage to escape back to earth.
After that they discover a strange vitamin called Vita-Wonk which has the power to rejuvenate. Charlie’s grandparents fight each other to eat the vitamins and the grandmother ends up rejuvenated by eighty years although she was only seventy-eight years old. Now charlie has to rescue his grandmother in the strange country of Minusland....
An unmissable classic !