The Looking Glass Wars unabashedly
challenges the world’s Carrollian Wonderland assumptions
of tea parties, dormice and a curious little blonde girl to reveal
an epic, cross dimensional saga of love, murder, betrayal, revenge
and the endless war for Imagination. Meet the heroic, passionate,
monstrous, vengeful denizens of this parallel world as they battle
each other with AD-52’s and orb generators, navigate
the Crystal Continuum, bet on jabberwock fights and slip each other the
poisonous pink mushroom. Finally, someone got it right. This ain’t
Alyss Heart, heir to the Wonderland throne, was forced to flee
through the Pool of Tears after a bloody palace coup staged
by the murderous Redd shattered her world. Lost and alone in Victorian
London, Alyss is befriended by an aspiring author to whom she tells the
surreal, violent, heartbreaking story of her young life only to see it
published as the nonsensical children’s sojourn Alice in Wonderland.
Alyss had trusted Lewis Carroll to tell the truth so that someone,
somewhere would find her and bring her home.
But Carroll had got it all wrong. He even misspelled her name!
If not for the intrepid Hatter Madigan, a member of the Millinery
security force) who after a 13 year search eventually tracked Alyss
to London, she may have become just another society woman sipping tea
in a too-tight bodice instead of returning to Wonderland to battle
Redd for her rightful place as the Queen of Hearts.