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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass


by Lewis Carroll

Alice Timeline and Summary


  • Alice goes down the rabbit hole.
  • Alice fails to get into the special garden.
  • Alice drinks a mystery drink and shrinks.
  • Alice eats a cake and grows large.
  • Alice cries and makes a pool of tears in the room.
  • Alice fans herself with the White Rabbit's fan and shrinks again.
  • Alice falls into a pool and gets wet.
  • Alice joins a Caucus-race to get dry.
  • Alice goes on an errand to the White Rabbit's house, drinks another mystery drink, and gets stuck in a room of the house.
  • Alice eats pebbles that turn into cakes and shrinks again.
  • Alice meets a Caterpillar that teaches her to eat a mushroom to control her size.
  • Alice attends a Mad Tea Party.
  • Alice visits the Duchess and rescues a baby.
  • Alice meets the Cheshire-Cat in the forest.
  • Alice returns to the hall and finally gets into the beautiful garden.
  • Alice joins a game of croquet with the Queen of Hearts.
  • Alice is introduced to the Mock Turtle and the Gryphon.
  • Alice attends a trial for the Knave of Hearts.
  • Alice grows large again and brushes away the deck of cards.
  • Alice wakes up at her sister's side and relates her adventures.


  • Alice goes through the looking-glass.
  • Alice reads the backwards nonsense poem "Jabberwocky."
  • Alice explores a garden of live flowers.
  • Alice joins the giant chess game as a White Pawn.
  • Alice takes a train trip.
  • Alice meets some strange insects.
  • Alice meets Tweedledum and Tweedledee.
  • Alice encounters the White Queen.
  • Alice visits a shop that is also a boat on a river and buys an egg.
  • Alice meets Humpty Dumpty.
  • Alice meets the Lion and the Unicorn.
  • Alice is captured by a Red Knight and rescued by a White Knight.
  • Alice enters the Eighth Square and becomes a Queen.
  • Alice attends a strange banquet.
  • Alice shakes the Red Queen into a kitten.
  • Alice wakes up at home and wonders whose dream she was in.