Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Author: Lewis Carroll (C.L. Dodgson)
Published: 1865
Language: English
Wordcount: 27,217 / 73 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 84.6
LoC Category: PZ
Series: Wonderland
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Downloads: 34,790
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nd found that, as nearly as she could guess, she was now about two feet high, and was going on shrinking rapidly: she soon found out that the cause of this was the fan she was holding, and she dropped it hastily, just in time to avoid shrinking away altogether.

`That WAS a narrow escape!' said Alice, a good deal frightened at the sudden change, but very glad to find herself still in existence; `and now for the garden!' and she ran with all speed back to the little door: but, alas! the little door was shut again, and the little golden key was lying on the glass table as before, `and things are worse than ever,' thought the poor child, `for I never was so small as this before, never! And I declare it's too bad, that it is!'

As she said these words her foot slipped, and in another moment, splash! she was up to her chin in salt water. Her first idea was that she had somehow fallen into the sea, `and in that case I can go back by railway,' she said to herself. (Alice had been to the seaside once in h

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Average Rating of 4.7 from 7 reviews: *****
2010.10.03
manasvi
*****

Alice's Adventures In Wonderland is crazy, scary, weird and totally fascinating. Under the guise of a children's tale, it presents deep conundrums, witty satire and profound insights. An amazing book!

2009.08.14
Shriv
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This book is full of wild imagination, wonderful fantasy, and all around excellence. It's a must read.

2007.12.14
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2006.12.08
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Thanks for this wonderful books.

2005.12.15
Yee
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Wow...Lots of funny and beautiful imaginations.

2005.10.15
Andrew
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I love this book so much. Great reading!

2005.03.27
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