Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: A Pop-Up Adaptation
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is Robert Sabuda's most amazing creation ever, featuring stunning pop-ups illustrated in John Tenniel's classic style. The text is faithful to Lewis Carroll's original story, and special effects like a Victorian peep show, multifaceted foil, and tactile elements make this a pop-up to read and admire again and again....more
Sabuda's pop-up illustrations seem to demand a more descriptive term than 'pop-up,' as their intricacy is utterly mind-boggling. The pages are packed with single oversized standup illustrations, and the (heavily-abridged) text is in smaller sub-books attached to each page, which in turn have smaller pop-ups within them. It's astonishing to look at, and still a pleasure to read: the text appea ...more
"Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Robert Sabuda is a pop-up adaptation of Lewis Carroll's original tale. Alice, the main character, is reading a book with her sister until she falls asleep and begins dreaming. In her dream, Alice sees a white rabbit and follows the rabbit down a hole to an alternative, magic world. There, she drinks a potion, which makes her change in size. Once she is down the rabbit hole, Alice meets characters such as the Cheshire Cat, The Caterpillar, the Mad Hat ...more
Author: Lewis Carroll
Illustrator: Robert Sabuda
Genre: Movable/Toy Book
Theme(s): Pop-up, Magic
Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and having nothing to do.
Brief Book Summary:
The book is an adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland. Alice, a young girl, spots a White Rabbit while reading next to her sister. She follows him down the rabbit hole and ends up in a different world. In t ...more
This is a wonderful book with amazing illustrations and pop-up work. After seeing a video of this book, I had to add it to my collection. There is so much detail in this book, every time I read it I discover something new. I absolutely love this book and I think it would be really fun to use in the classroom. This could be used when teaching students about different types of books and book illustrations.