By A. G. Howard
Alyssa Gardner has been down the rabbit gap. She used to be topped Queen of the purple court docket and confronted the bandersnatch. She stored the lifetime of Jeb, the boy she loves, and escaped the machinations of the disturbingly beautiful Morpheus. Now all she has to do is graduate excessive school.
that might be more uncomplicated with no her mom, freshly published from an asylum, appearing overly protecting and suspicious. And it'd be a lot easier if the mysterious Morpheus didn’t appear for faculty someday to tempt her with one other risky quest in the dead of night, tough Wonderland—where she (partly) belongs.
may perhaps she depart Jeb and her mom and dad at the back of back, for the sake of a guy she is aware has manipulated her sooner than? Will her mom and Jeb belief her to do what’s correct? Readers will swoon over the pleasant go back to Howard’s daring, sensual reimagining of Carroll’s classic.
learn all of the books within the New York Times bestselling Splintered sequence: Splintered (Book 1), Unhinged (Book 2), Ensnared (Book 3), and Untamed (The significant other Novel).
Praise for Unhinged
"I rather loved the 1st booklet of this sequence, but Unhinged cranks the Wonderland event as much as eleven. it is simply ... WOW! the previous couple of scenes grasp Alyssa's subsequent experience with shockers adequate that i discovered my jaw desiring slightly advice in coming off the ground. Write fast, A.G. Howard! i want that subsequent book!"
"Howard excels in sensory and sensuous descriptions."
"As extreme, darkish, and peculiar because the first quantity, this priceless sequel creates a parallel narrative that brings the motion out of Wonderland and into Alyssa’s hometown."
--The Bulletin of the heart for Children’s Books
"A darkish good looks fills the novel's pages, so that it will mesmerize children with a style for magic, romance or suspense. Unhinged lays the foundation for a 3rd booklet the place something may possibly happen--it is Wonderland, after all."
Praise for Splintered:
"Fans of darkish delusion, in addition to of Carroll’s Alice in all her revisionings (especially Tim Burton’s), will discover a lot to like during this compelling and inventive novel."
—Bulletin of the guts for kid's Books
"Alyssa is likely one of the most unusual protagonists i have encounter shortly. Splintered is darkish, twisted, solely riveting, and a very romantic tale."
"Brilliant, since it is bold, artistic, and infrequently amazing — a modern transforming of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,’’ with a deep bow towards Tim Burton’s 2010 movie version."
—The Boston Globe
"It’s a deft, advanced metamorphosis of this children’s myth made extra engaging via competing romantic pursuits, a psychedelic surroundings, and extra mad violence than its original."
" Protagonist Alyssa...is an unique. Howard's visible mind's eye is better. The story's creepiness is interesting as horror, and its hypnotic tone and surroundings, on the intersection of insanity and creativity, may still sweep readers down the rabbit hole."
"While readers will appreciate such recognizable scenes as Alyssa consuming from a bottle to scale back, the richly special scenes that stray from the unique will attract the mind's eye. those adventures are certainly wonderful."
"Attention to dress and environment render this a visually wealthy read..."
"Wonderland is stuffed with a lot that isn't as impressive as should be anticipated, and but, it really is in Wonderland that Alyssa accepts her precise nature. the canopy with its swirling tendrils and bugs surrounding Alyssa would certainly allure teenager readers who won't upset with this magical, edgy tale."
—Reading at the present time Online
"Creepy, descriptive learn with a beneficiant dollop of romance."
—School Library Journal