The looking glass wars 2006: i checked the book out from the library, because it sounded intriguing it's much more captivating than i expected it's much more captivating than i expected i don't know how it was received by lewis carroll fans, but i found it to be one of the more engaging young adult books. Through the looking glass children's book reviews purchase on bot wars jv kade fiction for ages 9 to 12 penguin, 2013 isbn: 978-0803738607. The looking glass wars is a series of novels by frank beddor, heavily inspired by lewis carroll's alice's adventures in wonderland and through the looking-glass the basic premise is that the two books written by lewis carroll are a distortion of the 'true story' portrayed in these novels. A book report on a book i readthe looking glass wars within my amazing story there are two main characters, alyss heart and dodge anders the princess of wonderland, the son of read the book review free on booksie.
The looking glass wars is an action-packed, fantasy and adventure tale, inspired by the classic book, alice's adventures in wonderland (you know, the one that the disney movie was based on. Written by a movie producer, plotted and paced like a movie, and promoted like one too, the looking glass wars is a book designed for one thing -- to grab kids by the seat of the pants and keep them excitedly turning the pages it accomplishes its goal with verve and imagination. The looking glass wars series is a well known fantasy novel series written by one of the noteworthy authors from the united states named frank beddor this series is inspired by the books, through the looking glass and alice in wonderland by lewis carroll.
The looking glass wars was a terrifically original and thrilling new entry in the fantasy field this second book suffers from the dreaded sophomore slump those who loved the first book will enjoy it well enough, but it doesn't have that thrill of the new the clever literary playing with the alice in wonderland story that made the first book. The book is about shades of gray, about lost childhood, about impotent british institutions, about deception, loneliness, love, frailty and betrayal it is about harking back to world war two and old men looking in the mirror at themselves 20 years earlier. The last book in the looking glass wars trilogy, archenemy by frank beddor (2009) is a climactic war for wonderland and for imagination i enjoyed all three books the world beddor created is truly magnificent and thoroughly planned out.
In through the looking-glass, language has the capacity to anticipate and even cause events to happenalice recites nursery rhymes on several occasions, which causes tweedledum and tweedledee, humpty dumpty, and the lion and the unicorn to perform the actions that she describes in her rhymes. The looking glass wars unabashedly challenges our wonderland assumptions of mad tea parties, sleepy dormice, and a curious little blonde girl to reveal an epic battle in the endless war for imagination. Part 1 / section 1 part 1 / section 3 part 2 / section 1 part 1 / section 2 by frank beddor the looking glass wars chapter 1 alyss heart is presented with the book that her friend dodgson wrote for her, talking about her adventures in wonderland, but is angered by his unrealistic portrayal of her memories.
Further study test your knowledge of through the looking-glass with our quizzes and study questions, or go further with essays on the context and background and links to the best resources around the web. Looking glass is a psycho-sexual thriller following a couple that buys an old motel in the desert looking for a new beginning, but what seemed at first as an escape is soon a thrilling ride. Free the looking glass wars study unit worksheets for teachers to print comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. Archenemy: the looking glass wars, book three and millions of other books are available for amazon kindle learn more enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free kindle app.
The looking glass wars by frank beddor first published in 2004 isbn: 1-4052-0987-9 if you like books about fantasy and romance, then this is the book for you. According to this book looking glass wars is alyss's true account the premise was good, the storyline was inventive, the execution was okay my biggest problem with the book was the characters. The looking glass wars is an alternate history retelling of lewis carroll's alice's adventures in wonderland/through the looking glass books beddor reimagines the children's classic as non-fiction: alyss hart, a wonderlander, comes to earth in a time of crisis (her evil aunt redd has attacked wonderland in her quest to become the queen. Frank beddor (july 31, 1958) is an american former world champion freestyle skier, film producer, actor, stuntman, and author he is best known for his work as producer on there's something about mary and wicked, [better source needed] and as author of the new york times best seller, [better source needed] the looking glass wars.