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(Children’s) BookNotes, Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Alice in Wonderland, Soviet fairy tales, and even Simon Cowell make news this week in the world of children’s books. The Guardian ran this story on how the Soviets rewrote children’s stories while also sparking a new wave of illustration. A New Chapter for First Edition of Alice in Wonderland, over on The Fine Books

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Lewis Carroll’s classic Alice in Wonderland celebrates 150 consecutive years in print, and it seems every where you look, there’s a book, exhibit, or documentary extolling the various virtues of this timeless tale. Even the British Royal Mail Service got into the spirit by commissioning a special series of stamps. The work was completed by

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