In this sequel to Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Alice is back from her adventures in Wonderland, playing with her kittens in her roombut not for long.
Slipping through the looking glass, she meets another wild collection of fantasy characters, including the Red and White queens, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, and Humpty Dumpty, and is confounded by the nonsense of the looking-glass world and poems like “Jabberwocky” and “The Walrus and the Carpenter.”
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.50(h) x 5.00(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Lewis Carroll was the pen name of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898), English author, mathematician, and photographer. One of eleven children of a scholarly country parson, he studied mathematics at Oxford, obtained a university post, and then was ordained as a deacon but found true success with his masterpiece, Alice’s Adventures Under Ground, now known as Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, which originated as a story told to a young friend, Alice Liddell, during a boating trip on the Thames. Among his other works are Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There, The Hunting of the Snark, and Jabberwocky.
David Horovitch has had a long and distinguished career. His appearances in the theater include many in the West End, the National Theatre, and the Royal Shakespeare Company. Most recently he has appeared in Mike Leigh’s Grief at the National Theatre. On television he is best remembered for his performance as Inspector Slack in Miss Marple and his films include Max and the Oscar nominated Solomon and Gaenor.
Jo Wyatt is a voice actress known for her performances on the animated television series, The Mr. Men Show. As an audiobook narrator, she is the voice of Lyra in Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy and has read titles by Meg Cabot, Lewis Carol, and Anne Brontë.
Date of Birth:January 27, 1832
Date of Death:January 14, 1898
Place of Birth:Daresbury, Cheshire, England
Place of Death:Guildford, Surrey, England
Education:Richmond School, Christ Church College, Oxford University, B.A., 1854; M.A., 1857