Download e-book for iPad: After Alice: A Novel by Gregory Maguire

By Gregory Maguire

ISBN-10: 0060548959

ISBN-13: 9780060548957

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ISBN-13: 9780060859749

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From the multi-million-copy bestselling writer of Wicked comes a mystical new twist on Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, released to coincide with the a hundred and fiftieth anniversary of Lewis’s Carroll’s liked classic.

When Alice toppled down the rabbit-hole a hundred and fifty years in the past, she came upon a Wonderland as rife with inconsistent principles and abrasive egos because the global she left in the back of. yet what of that international? How did 1860s Oxford react to Alice’s disappearance?

In this magnificent paintings of fiction, Gregory Maguire turns his brilliant mind's eye to the query of underworlds, undergrounds, underpinnings—and understandings previous and new, delivering an artistic spin on Carroll’s enduring story. Ada, a pal of Alice’s pointed out in short in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, is off to go to her good friend, yet arrives a second too late—and tumbles down the rabbit-hole herself.

Ada brings to Wonderland her personal imperfect apprehension of reason and impact as she embarks on an odyssey to discover Alice and spot her thoroughly domestic from this surreal international under the area. If Eurydice can ever be lower back to the palms of Orpheus, or Lazarus may be raised from the tomb, maybe Alice may be lower back to existence. both means, every thing that occurs subsequent is “After Alice.”

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