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The phantom tollbooth

Norton Juster

The phantom tollbooth

by Norton Juster

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Norton Juster ; illustrated by Jules Feiffer.
ContributionsFeiffer, Jules.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7
The Physical Object
Pagination(256)p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16203443M
ISBN 100001846531

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The Phantom Tollbooth is a delightful book full of wordplay, and what incredible wordplay at that. It is a children's book, which not just teaches about numbers and letters and words and responsibility, but The phantom tollbooth book I love (good) children's books, and this is definitely one of the best I've ever read/5.

Norton Juster is an architect and planner, professor emeritus of design at Hampshire College, and the author of a number of highly acclaimed children's books, including The Dot and the Line, which was made into an Academy Award-winning animated has collaborated with Sheldon Harnick on the libretto for an opera based on The Phantom Tollbooth/5().

The Phantom Tollbooth Paperback – Octo by Norton Juster (Author)/5(K). This tale of year-old Milo and The phantom tollbooth book experiences in the "Lands Beyond" has become a modern-day children's classic.

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Tollbooth is a product of a time and place that fills me with fierce nostalgia. It was published in New York City inthat golden moment in American children’s book publishing when we lucky kids—Norton, Jules, myself, and many more—were all swept up in a publishing adventure full of risks and high jinks that has nearly faded from memory.4/5(32).

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"Three (3) precautionary signs to be used in a pre-cautionary fashion. "Assorted coins for use in paying tolls. "One (1) map, up to date and carefully drawn by mas-ter cartographers, depicting natural and man-made features. "One (1) book of rules and traffic regulations.

Find Book The Phantom Tollbooth. When Milo finds an enormous package in his bedroom, he’s delighted to have something to relieve his boredom with school. And when he opens it to find. as the label states. One Genuine Turnpike Tollbooth, he gets right into his pedal car and sets off through the Tollbooth and away on a magical journey!.

The Phantom Tollbooth quiz that tests what you know. Perfect prep for The Phantom Tollbooth quizzes and tests you might have in school. So begins The Phantom Tollbooth, Norton Juster’s classic novel – and it’s all action from there.

Milo is sent a “strange package” containing “One Genuine Turnpike Tollbooth”. The Phantom Tollbooth Illustrated by Jules Feiffer To Andy and Kenny, who waited so patiently.

The Phantom Tollbooth is a children's book written in by Norton Juster, an architect with a passion for planning, order, and, especially, the main character, Milo, on himself, Juster created an adventure story filled with philosophy, mathematics, and clever wordplay disguised as a fantastical tale of heroism and bravery where the child is the hero and the adults are forever in Author: Norton Juster.

Clearly a book by an unabashedly brainy adult, it evangelizes intellectualism with glee, which some kids are going to find more entertaining than others. But a book does not remain a hit for more than half a century without striking a chord in the hearts of a sizeable audience, and THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH has garnered a huge, multi-generational following.5/5.

Here's the deal: The Phantom Tollbooth tells the story of a bored kid named Milo, who takes an exciting journey through a magical kingdom, and in the process learns that life (and learning, too) isn't so boring after all.

In fact, Shmoop would argue that every single word in this book is fun. The Phantom Tollbooth  is a children's adventure novel and modern fairytale by Norton Juster It was published in with illustrations by Jule Feiffer. It tells the story of a bored young boy named Milo who unexpectedly receives a magic tollbooth one afternoon and, having nothing better to do, decides to drive through it in his toy car.

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“I read The Phantom Tollbooth first when I was I still have the book report I wrote, which began ‘This is the best book ever.'”-Anna Quindlen, The New York Times “A classic–Humorous, full of warmth and real invention.”-The New Yorker “The Phantom Tollbooth is the closest thing we have to a modern Alice in Wonderland.”—The.

E-BOOK EXCERPT. Milo, a young boy with little interest in anything, takes a trip through the Phantom Tollbooth to the Lands Beyond where he meets an enchanting cast of characters that teaches him the importance of words, numbers, ideas, creativity, and enthusiasm for life.

Author: Norton Juster; Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers ISBN: Category: Juvenile Fiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Milo, a young boy with little interest in anything, takes a trip through the Phantom Tollbooth to the Lands Beyond where he meets an enchanting cast of characters that teaches him the importance of words, numbers, ideas, creativity, and enthusiasm for.

About the Book One day Milo finds an enormous and mysterious package in his room. A phantom tollbooth, with a map to a weird world beyond! So Milo sets off on a fantastic voyage in which he meets: the not so wicked Witch, Faintly Macabre, Alec Bings .In an introductory "Appreciation" written by Maurice Sendak for the 35th anniversary edition, he states, " The Phantom Tollbooth leaps, soars, and abounds in right notes all over the place, as any proper masterpiece must."/5(K).

The book The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster is a magnificent story filled with word plays and idioms taken literally. The story starts off with a boy named Milo who is always bored with whatever he is doing.

One day, while in his room he see a large box. He opens, and quickly realizes it is the contents for making a tollbooth/5(10).