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It has been fifty years—and millions of readers—since the world was first introduced to Milo and his adventures in the Lands Beyond with Tock, the Humbug, and the captive princesses Rhyme and Reason. Now we have a remarkable 50th anniversary edition to honor this universally adored and deeply influential novel. This special edition will include: • Gorgeous packaging that features the classic...
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This is a confusing, amusing, metaphorical book that - if you give yourself enough time with it - is an enjoyable story.
Oct 16th, 2019
Jul 11th, 2019
not my fav
Mar 24th, 2018
Mar 10th, 2017
I like the idea of this book, but it didn't hit the spot for me. It's definitely worth a read, although I think I'd have liked it more if I'd read it first as a child.
Dec 31st, 2016
Read this as a child and loved it... read it as an adult and loved it even more. Wonderful wordplay. I recommend it to every young reader and have shared my copy with many of them.
Dec 29th, 2016
My favorite book of all time
Jul 30th, 2015
Jun 27th, 2015
I read this book as a child, and it has had a long-lasting impact on my life. For now, when I am bored, I find myself thinking long and hard about words that begin with the letter 'p,' just as Milo did near the end of the story.
May 14th, 2014
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Mar 18th, 2014
Feb 27th, 2014
An extremely clever children's novel. Juster creates a world that is intelligent, imaginative, puzzling and educational all at the same time. His characters buzz with life and lessons. A wonderf way to turn a boring day around.
Jun 6th, 2013
I love this book. So creative!
Mar 29th, 2013
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