Stranger in the looking glass by jan fields goodreads. A lovely copy of this classic alice tale of through the looking glass. Alice through the looking glass 2016, directed by james bobin, is a sequel to the timburtondirected disney reboot alice in wonderland 2010. You could probably dedicate an entire bookshelf to different editions of alices adventures in wonderland and. Through the looking glass book as source i know that a lot of you have said youve read through the looking glass but most of you have not. We take a threecentury tour through the history of childrens books in the. Complete summary of lewis carrolls through the looking glass. The result was through the looking glass, a timeless tale that has captivated generations with its unforgettable blend of laughter, magic and mischief. Buy a cheap copy of stranger in the looking glass, antique. But after her husbands death three years ago and her. Lewis carrol, through the looking glass through the looking glass was published a few years after the success of adventures in wonderland.
Read download looking for the stranger pdf pdf download. These famous alice in wonderland quotes throw light on important issues in a subtle way. Stranger in the looking glass my interdimensional chaos. Through the lookingglass by lewis carroll free ebook. This is the 8th of the richard paul evens that i have read. Price new from used from hardcover, january 1, 2016 please retry. Next came the 1872 first edition sequel through the looking glass and what alice found there which made a charming pairing with the alice in wonderland book. The book was released in march 27, 2007 by baen books. It is a poem called jabberwocky, which consists of many strange words that she doesnt understand.
Through the lookingglass by lewis carroll loyal books. Alice wonderland through looking glass by carroll abebooks. Read a plot overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter summary and analysis. When alice tries to read a book she has to hold it up to the lookingglass to read it. Into the looking glass is the first novel in the looking glass military hard science fiction series, written by american author john ringo. Librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.
Heart, of course, starred cage way back in the day, when his eccentrically expressive behavioral tics seemed perfectly suited to a lynchian world. It was released in 2002, three years after their last studio release, mindfields. Ive found that the best book club discussion questions are ones that are openended and that get people to share their personal opinions. This device can project the future on a holographic screen. The lookingglass by anton chekhov online literature. Second first published edition of wonderland, with the inverted s in the contents leaf, last line. Melissa bashardoust received her degree in english from the university of california, berkeley, where she rediscovered her love for creative writing, childrens literature, and fairy tales and their retellings. Click to read more about stranger in the looking glass by jan fields. For the white kitten had been having its face washed by the old cat for the last quarter of an hour and bearing it pretty well, considering. Nellie, the daughter of a landowner and general, a young and pretty girl, dreaming day and night of being married, was sitting in her room, gazing with exhausted, halfclosed eyes into the looking glass. Youll love stranger in the looking glass because its your kind of mystery. Through the lookingglass, and what alice found there. This is a cover for the antique shop mysteries series from annies publishing.
Lewis carroll, the author of alice in wonderland, hated being famous and wished he had never written the books which earned him such renown, a previously unseen letter has revealed. She wants to see the garden and finds herself floating downstairs. Richard ii, by william shakespeare a weak king but a consummate drama queen, richard ii sends for a looking glass when he finds himself about to. Antique shop mystery series this is an annies chronological mystery series that is written by several cozy mystery authors. Thriftbooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. Alice in wonderland is a novel by lewis carroll that was first published in 1865. If the looking glass device is real, then this would have a huge impact on todays world. Follow alice as she steps through a mirror above her fireplace into a strange looking glass house.
All about stranger in the looking glass by jan fields. She thinks maybe it can, because it seems to look very intently at the pieces when alice is playing. Our goal is to provide parents, teachers, and others with a tool to help them find truly exceptional books for the young people in their lives. A similar type of device can be found in the movie paycheck. The girls name is alice, and she ends up on the other side of a mirror, but that is about where the similarities stop. Select from a variety of bestselling titles to enhance your guided reading program.
Through the looking glass fanfiction archive with over 10 stories. We personally assess every book s quality and offer rare, outofprint treasures. The title of the second book is through the lookingglass, or, if you want to get really specific and we know you do. Lewis carrolls new story through the lookingglass, and what alice found there, by lewis carroll, author of alices adventures in. However, if you search carefully for inner meaning, you will find these quotes rich in truisms and lifes great philosophies. This too followed the same style of thousand printings on the title page and the very first edition on this book is still both rare and valuable.
Jessica arnold has created a completely new, creepy, intriguing and utterly fascinating world in her spooky hotel. Jul 20, 2009 7 plot alice through the lookingglass tells us the story of how alice discovers a way of crossing the mirror of her livingroom in order to enter in the looking glass house, a place where all the things work just the opposite of the normal world. With fifty wood cut illustrations by john tenniel throughout the text. At first, alice in wonderland quotes sounds quite mundane. Through the looking glass, first edition, macmillan co abebooks. Best actress nominee anne hathaway rachel getting married, alice in wonderland, the dark knight rises. Through the looking glass 2008 was a chamber opera composed by alan john to a libretto by andrew upton. Stranger in the looking glass by jan fields librarything. If youre ready to start a book club, heres 40 of the best book club questions, for fiction. Lookingglass house one thing was certain, that the white kitten had had nothing to do with it. Alice in wonderland quotes make you ponder about life. And if i hold it up to a glass, the words will all go the right way again. Through the looking glass and what alice found there by lewis.
Stranger in the looking glass kelley mcmorris illustration. The story involves travel through portals called looking glasses, the. The bbc radio 4 show saturday drama broadcast an adaptation by stephen wyatt on 22 december 2011. Madness, a mansion and overtones of the occult although her past works have focused on lesbian themes, class anxiety is the animating force behind sarah waters the little stranger. Spinetingling suspense, sudden twists and turns, saltoftheearth characters, and heartwarming romance are all woven into a captivating story that celebrates a wholesome way of life and the oldfashioned, traditional values we all believe in. There where no negative events in the purchase of the book. Looking glass land, a topsyturvy world lurking just behind the mirror over alices mantel, is a fantastic realm of live chessmen, madcap kings and queens, strange mythological creatures, talking flowers and puddings, and rude insects. The album consists of covers versions of songs that have inspired the band. The story involves travel through portals called looking glasses, the discovery of other worlds, and the aliens that inhabit them. Through the lookingglass work by carroll britannica. Ten of the best mirrors in literature books the guardian. The book arrived one day ahead of schedule in excellent condition. Ive been in a lot of book clubs, and i know its not always easy to get a conversation going on a book. Professor theo cray caught one of the most prolific serial killers in history using revolutionary scientific methods.
Its a very entertaining book, with lots of a surprises and funny dialogue. A short poem that i wrote inspired by through the looking glass by lewis carroll rated. Alice is a sweet but precocious girl, the perfect match for carrolls contrary characters with their strange and impossible. See all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Getting a man to love you is easyonly be honest about your wants aswoman. Formerly of the 82nd airborne division, new york times bestselling author john ringo brings unmatched authenticity to his military science fiction. Through the looking glass by lewis carroll, paperback. Alices adventures in wonderland and through the looking glass by lewis carroll. One of the bestknown stories in american culture, the wonderful wizard of oz has stirred the imagination of young and old alike for over 100 years.
Charles lutwidge dodgson pen name lewis carroll 27 january 1832 14 january 1898 was an english writer best known for alices adventures in wonderland and its sequel, through the lookingglass, and what alice found there. She currently lives in southern california with a cat named alice and more copies of jane eyre than she probably needs. She was pale, tense, and as motionless as the looking glass. The series is written by various authors and sold as a subscription service like the other cozy mystery titles from annies fiction. Once there, she solves the silly mystery of the jabberwocky.
Stranger in the looking glass by jan fields 2016 the antique shop mysteries series book 1 length. Read a plot overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter summary. Stranger in the looking glass this is a cover for the antique shop mysteries series from annies publishing. Dec 15, 2014 the effect of the english translation is almost exactly the inverse. The cws 16th episode of batwomans first season entitled through the looking glass, did not provide any bataction, giving us yet again an episode with not one appearance of batwoman, but. While it was never as popular as adventures in wonderland it did include the greatest nonsense poem ever written in the english language, the jabberwocky gardner. If you havent seen my previous cozy mystery blog posts, cozy mystery covers tend to have a quaint, smalltown setting, a hobby theme, and a.
Alices adventures in wonderland audiobook by lewis. Dec 27, 2016 lewis carrolls new story through the lookingglass, and what alice found there, by lewis carroll, author of alices adventures in wonderland. Through the looking glass is a novel by that was first published in 1871. A lookingglass is a mirror you know, because a mirror is a piece of glass with a foil backing in which you can look at yourself. Through the looking glass fanfiction archive fanfiction.
In this novels hall of mirrors, the english translation puts the reader on the other side of the looking glass. Jul 7, 2016 alice in wonderland and though the looking glass, where the rules. The familiar and foreign switch places, so that what is most opaque for the narrator is most transparent for the reader, and vice versa. Barnier aj1, cox re, connors m, langdon r, coltheart m. Alices adventures in wonderland and through the lookingglass. Annies fiction antique shop mysteries series product. The stranger in the looking glass, a through the looking. Part i look to the other side, reach the undefined curious to what she doesnt know step through the empty air, reveal what wasnt there a fantasyher looking glass world is it as it.
Through the lookingglass, in full through the lookingglass and what alice found there, book by lewis carroll, dated 1872 but actually published in december 1871 written as a sequel to alices adventures in wonderland, through the lookingglass describes alices further adventures as she moves through a mirror into another unreal world of illogical behaviour, this one dominated by. We deliver the joy of reading in 100% recyclable packaging with free. Through the looking glass archives rare and antique books. Looking glass by christina henry, read by jenny sterlin, gildart jackson. Stranger in the looking glass hardcover january 1, 2016 by jan fields author 4. Alice and hatcher are just looking for a place to rest. Alices adventures in wonderland quickly became a beloved classic of childrens literature, and fans wrote thousands of letters to lewis carroll asking him to write a sequel to this magical book. Armorial bookplate of arthur rawson ashwell 1824 1879 to the front paste down. In a fantastic land where everything is reversed, alice finds herself a pawn in a chess game involving humpty dumpty, tweedledum and tweedledee, and other amusing nurseryrhyme characters. Lewis carroll hated alice in wonderland fame telegraph. Discount prices on books by jan fields, including titles like all dolled up. Girls made of snow and glass by melissa bashardoust.
I would appreciate it if you would send me the names of the upcoming books in. Andy lee roth, the associate director of project censored whose mission is exposing and opposing news censorship while promoting independent journalism and critical media literacy will come to. Stranger in the looking glass is the first book in the antique shop mysteries series published by annies fiction annies attic. Alices adventures in wonderland and through the looking glass puffin classics by carroll, lewis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Alice fictitious character from carroll juvenile fiction. Alices adventures in wonderland and through the looking. The looking glass is a really interesting take on a retelling. Cut off from university research because of the shroud of suspicion around him after the death of his former. Npr ed literature for kids hasnt always been focused on the magical and whimsical. A literary exploration that is surely destined to become the quintessential companion to camuss most enduring novel popmatters. Oct 10, 2015 next came the 1872 first edition sequel through the looking glass and what alice found there which made a charming pairing with the alice in wonderland book.
And so i went through the looking glass, stepped into the netherworld, where up is down and food is greed, where convex mirrors cover the walls, where death is honor and flesh is weak. Looking glass books bookstore edinburgh, united kingdom. This 1872 sequel to lewis carrolls beloved alices adventures in wonderland finds the inquisitive heroine in a fantastic land where everything is reversed. During a daydream, alice finds herself in a strange new wonderland filled with nursery rhyme characters. Spinetingling suspense, sudden twists and turns, saltoftheearth characters, and heartwarming romance are all woven into a captivating story that celebrates a wholesome way of life and. Jan fields maggie watson thought she would spend the rest of her life in vermont, living in the picturesque cottage home where shed raised her family. Jun 01, 2007 through the looking glass, and what alice found there, first published in 1871 is the sequel to alices adventures in wonderland. She pretends that the kitten is the red queen, since it looks a little bit like that piece. In paycheck theres no mention of teleportation with the device. Antique shop mysteries series product annies fiction. Symphony x through the looking glass part i,ii,iii.
Independent bookshop with cafe in the quartermile edinburgh. How does the film adaption of through the looking glass and what alice founder there stack up against its original source material. Looking glass opens with drivers seat views of roads and credits in red type and a typeface that will look familiar to fans of david lynchs wild at heart and lost highway. Stranger in the looking glass hardcover january 1, 2016. Through the looking glass and what alice found there by lewis carroll. We personally assess every books quality and offer rare, outofprint treasures. The year is 1897 and the last thing willow rosenberg wants to be doing is battling against the forces of darkness, shed rather be curled up with a book and a nice, hot cup of tea. Jan 01, 2016 stranger in the looking glass hardcover january 1, 2016 by jan fields author 4. The stranger is a rite of passage for readers around the world. Through the lookingglass by lewis carroll is thematically much more structured and cleverly constructed as compared to the earlier alice book but still retains its childhood elements of wonder, curiosity and imagination. Unfortunately willows stuck working for a secret organisation hidden beneath the british museum dedicated to the protection of mankind from the evil which. All of country samplers antique shop mysteries books are also available as e books. Alice is sitting indoors winding a ball of yarn and playing with her kittens and cat. By walking through the book a bit to refresh your memory.1329 605 1253 836 1386 445 1422 1304 612 468 1005 590 572 994 1481 777 1215 693 580 444 858 1170 1085 588 589 844 957 85 535 571 1196 1400 354