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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By Lewis Carroll
Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury

Piece together Lewis Carroll's classic story in this delightful jigsaw edition illustrated by Helen Oxenbury.

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll's classic story of logic and lunacy, has delighted young and old alike for 150 years. Gorgeously illustrated, this award-winning rendition is full of warmth and humour and is available for the first time in an interactive puzzle piece edition. This is Alice as a child of today – casually dressed, personable, spirited. In Helen Oxenbury's hands, the topsy-turvy world of Wonderland is a wondrous place indeed!

  • Winner of the 1999 Kate Greenaway Medal.
  • Contains seven 48-piece jigsaw puzzles.

About the author

Lewis Carroll was born on 27 January 1832. He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford, and went on to become a mathematics lecturer there from 1855 to 1881. Lewis Carroll's most famous works are Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (published 1865) and the sequel Alice Through the Looking-Glass, which contained the nonsense poem classic The Jabberwocky (published 1872). Lewis Carroll died of bronchitis on 14 July 1898.

About the illustrator

Helen Oxenbury is among the most popular and critically acclaimed illustrators of her time. Her numerous books for children include Smarties Book Prize-winning Farmer Duck by Martin Waddell; We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen; as well as her classic board books for babies. She won the Kate Greenaway Medal for Alice in Wonderland. Her most recent picture book was the critically acclaimed There's Going to Be a Baby, the first book-publishing collaboration between her and her husband John Burningham. Helen lives in London, NW3.

Awards

1999: Kate Greenaway Medal

Kate Greenaway Medal - Winner

1999: Kurt Maschler Award

Kurt Maschler Award - Winner

ISBN: 9781406368321
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: November 9, 2015
Dimensions: 224 x 270mm, 18pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $19.99
New Zealand RRP: $24.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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