Alice returns to Wonderland in Through the Looking Glass, another imaginative fantasy from author Lewis Carroll. While gazing into the looking glass, Alice wonders what it would be like to live in a backwards world. Climbing through it, she finds her answer: a world where winter is summer, flowers and sheep can talk, and people celebrate their unbirthdays. The book features a surreal supporting cast of eccentrics, including a royal family of sentient chess pieces and nursery rhyme characters like Humpty Dumpty and Tweedledee and Tweedledum. It also contains a pair of poems brilliantly absurd enough to stand on their own: the Jabberwocky and The Walrus and the Carpenter.
Do not let Disney mess this up for you.(unless you have read them, then you can.) This is a great book. The poetry is light, the book is witty, original illustrations, text, anyone should read it sometime in their life. Here is some advice for readers. 1. Do not let the short length fool you. It took me a week. I recommend finishing a chapter before stopping, it can be confusing when you return. 2. Take your time. 3. Try not to see the Disney characters in your head. Enjoy John Tenniel’s illustrations. Enjoy.55
If you love fantasies and odd dreams, this is a great book to add to your virtual library. What captivated me the most (besides the way the author created dreams filled with enough absurdity that you accept it with wonderful madness) is the poetry. It is written in such a way that it is easy to ready and lovely to understand. What's not to like about this book if you love crazy dreams? And the book is free!55
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Bookbyte Digital did an amazing job with this book! Their edition of the first book, "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland", was nearly perfect and was superior to their edition of "Through the Looking Glass and what Alice found there" in some aspects (i. e. a couple misspellings in the later, no inclusion of alternative illustrations, etc.), but the essential and much more can be expected from this edition! Do download it, please, for it is a great treat for your iBooks library and your reading pleasure, especially if you enjoyed the first book as much as I and many others did!55
This book contains no fun or and orderly action. I hated it. I would have stopped reading in, like the first or second chapter,but I was forced to read this book by my teacher. Wow.15