Book Review: Heartless

Long before she was the terror of Wonderland, she was just a girl who wanted to fall in love. Catherine may be one of the most desired girls in Wonderland, and a favorite of the unmarried King of Hearts, but her interests lie elsewhere. 584 more words

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Advice from a Caterpillar Redux

Faithful reader, and occasionally contributor, Evan Smythe has sent these images of an amazing Alice-inspired calendar from the brilliant book designer and illustrator John Coulthart. I love the Victorian Psychedelia vibe of the eye-popping art work. 15 more words


Advice From A Caterpillar

Over the years, I’ve sold copies of a number of versions of Lewis Carroll’s masterwork Alice in Wonderland, but I’ve never owned this 1899 illustrated U.S. 84 more words


Museum Gallery XPO - Salvador Dali

In the heart of Bruges is an unexpected museum, the Museum Gallery XPO, dedicated to works by Surrealist artist Salvador Dali. In Museum Gallery XPO you can find Dali’s illustrations for Alice and Wonderland and The Old Man and the Sea.  108 more words


Monday Motivation: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

I might’ve already done an Alice quote, but I don’t care. If you’ve been following me you know that Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll is one of my favorite books. 67 more words


Alice's Adventures

Carroll, L. (1998). Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. London: Penguin Classics. 978-0-141-43976-1; Paperback; $11.

How does one write a “book talk” on a fantastical classic (first published in 1865) for those younger generations that have not yet had the pleasure? 141 more words