By Gregory Maguire
From the multi-million-copy bestselling writer of Wicked comes a paranormal 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 at the back of. yet what of that global? How did 1860s Oxford react to Alice’s disappearance?
In this terrific paintings of fiction, Gregory Maguire turns his stunning mind's eye to the query of underworlds, undergrounds, underpinnings—and understandings previous and new, delivering a creative spin on Carroll’s enduring story. Ada, a pal of Alice’s pointed out in brief in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, is off to go to her buddy, yet arrives a second too late—and tumbles down the rabbit-hole herself.
Ada brings to Wonderland her personal imperfect apprehension of reason and influence as she embarks on an odyssey to discover Alice and spot her appropriately domestic from this surreal global under the realm. If Eurydice can ever be lower back to the palms of Orpheus, or Lazarus might be raised from the tomb, probably Alice may be lower back to existence. both method, every thing that occurs subsequent is “After Alice.”
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After Alice: A Novel by Gregory Maguire