Study Guide

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

By Lewis Carroll

Alice

Alice is a seven-and-a-half-year-old little girl living in an upper-middle-class family in...

Alice's Sister

Character in: EnglandAlice's sister, who is never named, only appears for a moment. She's the...

The White Rabbit

Character in: WonderlandThe White Rabbit is like a decoy – he's the surprising and...

The Caterpillar

Character in: WonderlandThe Caterpillar is the first character who really makes an effort to...

The Cheshire Cat

Character in: WonderlandThe Cheshire Cat is famous for its ability to appear and disappear at...

The Duchess

Character in: WonderlandThe Duchess demonstrates how people can change radically in different...

The March Hare, the Mad Hatter, and the Dormouse

Characters in: WonderlandThe March Hare, the Mad Hatter, and the Dormouse sit at a large banquet...

The Queen of Hearts

Character in: WonderlandThe Queen of Hearts is the bloodthirsty ruler of Wonderland. Her solution...

The Gryphon and the Mock Turtle

Characters in: WonderlandAlthough the Gryphon and the Mock Turtle aren't as well known as the...

The Dodo, the Duck, and the Lory

Characters in: WonderlandThe Dodo, Duck, and Lory are three of the many birds that gather on the...

The Mouse

Character in: WonderlandThe Mouse is one of the first creatures that Alice offends by mentioning...

The Red Queen

Character in: Looking-Glass WorldThe Red Queen, not to be confused with the Queen of Hearts in...

The White Queen

Character in: Looking-Glass WorldThe White Queen is an absent-minded, unkempt, anxious woman. In...

The Live Flowers

Characters in: Looking-Glass WorldThe first strange looking-glass creatures that Alice meets...

Tweedledum and Tweedledee

Characters in: Looking-Glass WorldTweedledum and Tweedledee are twin brothers, fat little boys...

Humpty Dumpty

Character in: Looking-Glass WorldHumpty Dumpty is just who he sounds like – the egg-shaped...

The Lion and the Unicorn

Characters in: Looking-Glass WorldThe Lion and the Unicorn are the last of the nursery rhyme...

The White Knight

Character in: Looking-Glass WorldThe White Knight is Alice's escort through the second-to-last...

The Red King

Character in: Looking-Glass WorldThe Red King sleeps through the entire chess game in Through...