The Looking Glass Wars, Volume 1
The Myth: Alice was an ordinary girl who stepped through the looking glass and entered a fairy-tale world invented by Lewis Carroll in his famous storybook. The Truth: Wonderland is real. Alyss Heart is the heir to the throne, until her murderous aunt Redd steals the crown and kills Alyss? parents. To escape Redd, Alyss and her bodyguard, Hatter Madigan, must flee to our world through the Pool of Tears. But in the pool Alyss and Hatter are separated. 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. Yet he gets the story all wrong. Hatter Madigan knows the truth only too well, and he is searching every corner of our world to find the lost princess and return her to Wonderland so she may battle Redd for her rightful place as the Queen of Hearts.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SparklePonies - LibraryThing
An amazing and highly imaginative retelling of Alice in Wonderland. Filled with all the things Lewis got right and everything he thought the public wasn't ready for. The things he changed were really ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - charlottejones952 - LibraryThing
This is a book that is based on Lewis Carroll's classics 'Alice in Wonderland' and 'Through the Looking Glass'; these I read last year and absolutely loved. 'The Looking Glass Wars' tells the story of ... Read full review