The Looking Glass War (Looking Glass Wars)

Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 6 - 8Grades 5 - 10X6.771773
You know the myth...

A little girl named Alice tumbled down a rabbit hole and proceeded to have a charming adventure in the delightful, made-up world of Wonderland...

Now discover the truth... Wonderland Exists!

Alyss Heart, heir to the Wonderland throne, was forced to flee through the Pool of Tears after a bloody palace coup staged by the murderous Redd. Lost and alone in Victorian London, Alyss is befriended by an aspiring author to whom she tells the violent, heartbreaking story of her young life only to see it published as the nonsensical Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Alyss had trusted Lewis Carroll to tell the truth so that someone, somewhere would find her and bring her home. But Carroll had gotten it all wrong. He even misspelled her name! If not for royal bodyguard Hatter Madigan's nonstop search to locate the lost princess, Alyss may have become just another society woman sipping tea in a too-tight corset instead of returning to Wonderland to fight Redd for her rightful place as the Queen of Hearts.

Meet the heroic, passionate, monstrous, vengeful denizens of this parallel world as they battle each other with AD-52's and orb generators, navigate the Crystal Continuum, bet on jabberwock fights and travel across the Chessboard Desert.

Hardcover, 384 pages
Published on September 26, 2006 by Dial Books
ISBN-10: 0803731531
ISBN-13: 9780803731530
2 Book Reviews
  • elementalspirit
    elementalspiritover 4 years44 stars
    I decided to read this book because one of my friend had the second and third book of the series, so I decided to get a peek at the book.
    • ojragamuffin
      ojragamuffinover 5 years55 stars
      This is a fantastic book. I couldn't put it down! For all you book readers, this is for you