Dutchess Day School book fair: a sweet treat

From left, Emmett Robbins, Sam Chastain and Hudson Hogarth, second-graders, posed together in front of the chocolate factory’s chocolate river. Photo submitted

MILLBROOK — The annual book fair at Dutchess Day School on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 23 and 24, was a magical immersion into the world of beloved children’s author Roald Dahl. 

As advertised by the Parents Association, which did all the planning and organizing for the event, the fair included “cunning crafts, a snuggly reading nook, phiz-whizzing Golden Ticket Machine, scrumdiddlyumptious lemonade and oodles and oodles of gloriumptious whoopsywhiffling books.” 

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