One Fun Day With Lewis Carroll: A Celebration Of Wordplay And A Girl Named Alice by Kathleen KrullOne Fun Day With Lewis Carroll: A Celebration Of Wordplay And A Girl Named Alice by Kathleen Krull

One Fun Day With Lewis Carroll: A Celebration Of Wordplay And A Girl Named Alice

byKathleen KrullIllustratorJulia Sarda

Hardcover | January 9, 2018

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The wordsmith Lewis Carroll is famed for the freewheeling world of Wonderland in his beloved classics Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass . In this gloriously illustrated picture book, Carroll's childlike love of life is showcased alongside his brilliance at creating and adapting playful words and phrases. From brillig and uglification to frumious and chortle, the award-winning author Kathleen Krull uses many of Carroll's own words to tell the story of a man who wanted to make children laugh and whose legacy continues to entertain and delight.
Kathleen Krull is well known for her innovative, award-winning nonfiction for young people, including Lives of the Explorers, Lives of the Musicians, and all other books in this popular series illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt. She is also the author of Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez, illustrated by Yuyi Morales,...
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Title:One Fun Day With Lewis Carroll: A Celebration Of Wordplay And A Girl Named AliceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 11 × 9 × 0.98 inPublished:January 9, 2018Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544348230

ISBN - 13:9780544348233

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? ? A masterful accomplishment? This is an informative gem with lots of applicability and amusement for libraries, schools, and homes." - Booklist, starred review "The witty prose is aided and abetted by Sarda's illustrations, which breathe new life into the infamous characters from Carroll's life and Alice's adventures? Thoughtful and evocative, this book will bring a score of new readers to Carroll's impressive work." -Kirkus "