Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Alice in Wonderland by Harriet Castor

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Open Me for Curiouser and Curiouser
by Harriet Castor
illustrated by Zdenko Basic

Published: February 2010
Hardback: 28 pages
a pop-up book
Genre: Fantasy

Description from the amazon:
Young Alice dozes on a warm afternoon on the riverbank only to see a white rabbit with a pocket watch rushing down a rabbit hole. Alice follows and enters the magical world of Wonderland where anything and everything can happen. Each spread of this title includes additional features, such as poems, songs, letters, lists and notes that enrich the story, adding background and atmosphere to draw the reader along.

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This new condensed version of Alice attracts both young and adult people. Original Victorian style, brilliant colors and mesmerizing artwork are mixed to create a magical world.

If you, like me, love pop-up books and Alice in Wonderland, this is a book you have to check out.
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13 comments:

  1. Hadn't seen this --- but it sounds divine.

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  2. <3 <3 <3
    can never be too old for pop out books!

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  3. This looks like a really beautiful book. I love the victorian style.

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  4. I looooooooooove pop out books and this one looks awesome!

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  5. I have friend who would love this book!

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  6. This book looks beautiful, my daughter would love it!!!

    -Brandy
    brandyzbooks@yahoo.com

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  7. This book looks so cool! I like it :)

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  8. This is really beautiful! The Victorian-styled artwork/detail is just perfect!!!

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  9. Looks like a wonderful Alice story. I love pop up books!

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  10. I have the Italian edition of this one and I love it! :)

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  11. This book is published in Portugal and it's just amazing!

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  12. It kinda has a distinct gothic feel about it...
    It looks awesome!

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