When Alice tumbles down, down, down a rabbit-hole one hot summer's afternoon in pursuit of a White Rabbit, she finds herself in Wonderland. And here begin the fantastical adventures that will see her experiencing extraordinary changes in size, swimming in a pool of her own tears and attending the very maddest of tea parties. For Wonderland is no ...Read MoreWhen Alice tumbles down, down, down a rabbit-hole one hot summer's afternoon in pursuit of a White Rabbit, she finds herself in Wonderland. And here begin the fantastical adventures that will see her experiencing extraordinary changes in size, swimming in a pool of her own tears and attending the very maddest of tea parties. For Wonderland is no ordinary place and the characters that populate it are quite unlike anybody young Alice has ever met before. In this imaginary land she encounters the savagely violent Queen, the lachrymose Mock Turtle, the laconic Cheshire Cat and the hookah-smoking caterpillar, each as surprising and outlandish as the next. Through the Looking-Glass continues Alice's bizarre adventures, in which she meets more outlandish creations, including the Red Queen, the White Queen, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, Humpty Dumpty and the White Knight.Read Less
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You can't go wrong with these two gems in one binding. Who doesn't have children, grandchildren or nieces who would love reading or hearing these?
Oct 24, 2010
Abridged Version Slaughters Carroll's Work
So many people who have reviewed this book derailed Lewis Carroll. However, this abridge version chops up Carroll's work. I can see why other reviewers found the story choppy. The abridged version takes out entire paragraphs and simplifies the language. This is not Carroll's work and people should read the full text to appreciate
Jul 29, 2010
A fun read
When reading this classic book about Alice and her adventure, one must remember that this is not the movie but where the movie originated from. This is a fun fast read that will encourage the imagination of the children who listen to it.
This book will help to bring you back to the innocent days of allowing yourself to be swept up into a whimsical adventure.
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