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Peter Pan
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More than magic

6 years, 5 months ago at Apr 19 23:19
3 votes
This is a book that most unfortunately I have only read in adulthood.
It is simply written with beautiful simplicity packed with original and creative characters and storylines which have affected every one of us. It speaks directly to children through the voice of magic and often addresses them directly as the reader actively drawing them into the book.

Like most childrenâ€... read more
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Manufacturer: Penguin Classic
Release date: 19 January 1995
ISBN-10 : 0140621415 | ISBN-13: 9780140621419
Fairies (3), Fiction (3), Classic (3), Pirates (3), Fey (2), Friendship (2), Fantasy (2), Made Into A Film (2), 1911 (2), Watched (2), 1910s (2), Growing Up (2), Drama (2), Family (2), Adventure (2), Mother-daughter (2), Peter Pan (2), Childrens (2), Magic (2)
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"Day 11 - A book that changed your opinion about something. “If you shut your eyes and are a lucky one, you may see at times a shapeless pool of lovely pale colours suspended in the darkness; then if you squeeze your eyes tighter, the pool begins to take shape, and the colours become so vivid that with another squeeze they must go on fire.” ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- When i read the first pages of Peter Pan, i was scratching my head b"


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"'All children, except one, grow up.' J. M. Barrie, Peter Pan (1911) "


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When Literature Creates Language (40 books items)

"Peter Pan n. a person who retains youthful features, or who is immature. -ORIGIN the hero of J. M. Barrie's play of the same name (1904). Wendy house n. Brit. a toy house large enough for children to play in. -ORIGIN named after the house built around Wendy in J. M. Barry's play Peter Pan."


Dionysian Child posted a review 6 years, 5 months ago

More than magic

“This is a book that most unfortunately I have only read in adulthood.

It is simply written with beautiful simplicity packed with original and creative characters and storylines which have affected every one of us. It speaks directly to children through the voice of magic and often addresses them directly as the reader actively drawing them into the book.

Like most children’s books that have stood the test of time it deals with issues of the adult world that children often find themselves in the midst of. I think that’s where this book holds its secret as it allow children to confront and deal with them in an abstract manner without the confrontation and failing input of the grown ups around them.

Everyone can remember that reluctance to grow up and the u” read more