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Alyssa Gardner has been down the rabbit hole. She was crowned Queen of the Red Court and faced the bandersnatch. She saved the life of Jeb, the boy she loves, and escaped the machinations of the disturbingly appealing Morpheus. Now all she has to do is graduate high school.
That would be easier without her mother, freshly released from an asylum, acting overly protective and suspicious. And it would be much simpler if the mysterious Morpheus didn''t show up for school one day to tempt her with another dangerous quest in the dark, challenging Wonderland--where she (partly) belongs.
Could she leave Jeb and her parents behind again, for the sake of a man she knows has manipulated her before? Will her mother and Jeb trust her to do what''s right? Readers will swoon over the satisfying return to Howard''s bold, sensual reimagining of Carroll''s classic.

Read all the books in the New York Times bestselling Splintered series: Splintered ( Book 1 ), Unhinged (Book 2 ), Ensnared ( Book 3 ), and Untamed ( The Companion Novel ).
Get books 1 through 3 in the Splintered boxed set , available now!

Praise for Unhinged
"I really enjoyed the first book of this series, but Unhinged cranks the Wonderland experience up to 11. It''s just ... WOW! The last few scenes dangle Alyssa''s next adventure with shockers enough that I found my jaw needing a bit of assistance in coming off the floor. Write quickly, A.G. Howard! I need that next book!"
-- USA Today

"Howard excels in sensory and sensuous descriptions."
-- Kirkus Reviews

"As intense, dark, and weird as the first volume, this worthy sequel creates a parallel narrative that brings the action out of Wonderland and into Alyssa''s hometown."
-- The Bulletin of The Center for Children''s Books

"A dark beauty fills the novel''s pages, which will mesmerize teens with a taste for magic, romance or suspense. Unhinged lays the groundwork for a third book where anything could happen--it is Wonderland, after all."
-- Shelf Awareness

Praise for Splintered:

"Fans of dark fantasy, as well as of Carroll''s Alice in all her revisionings (especially Tim Burton''s), will find a lot to love in this compelling and imaginative novel."
-- Bulletin of the Center for Children''s Books

" Alyssa is one of the most unique protagonists I''ve come across in a while. Splintered is dark, twisted, entirely riveting, and a truly romantic tale."
-- USA Today

"Brilliant, because it is ambitious, inventive, and often surprising -- a contemporary reworking of Lewis Carroll''s "Alice''s Adventures in Wonderland,'''' with a deep bow toward Tim Burton''s 2010 film version."
-- The Boston Globe

"It''s a deft, complex metamorphosis of this children''s fantasy made more enticing by competing romantic interests, a psychedelic setting, and more mad violence than its original."
-- Booklist

" Protagonist Alyssa...is an original. Howard''s visual imagination is superior. The story''s creepiness is intriguing as horror, and its hypnotic tone and setting, at the intersection of madness and creativity, should sweep readers down the rabbit hole."
-- Publishers Weekly

"While readers will delight in such recognizable scenes as Alyssa drinking from a bottle to shrink, the richly detailed scenes that stray from the original will entice the imagination. These adventures are indeed wonderful."
-- BookPage

"Attention to costume and setting render this a visually rich read..."
-- Kirkus Reviews

"Wonderland is filled with much that is not as wonderful as might be expected, and yet, it is in Wonderland that Alyssa accepts her true nature. The cover with its swirling tendrils and insects surrounding Alyssa will surely attract teen readers who will not disappointed with this magical, edgy tale."
-- Reading Today Online

"Creepy, descriptive read with a generous dollop of romance."
-- School Library Journal
Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2014
ISBN: 9781613125342
Characteristics: 1 online resource (387 pages)


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Jul 10, 2018

I liked the first book better. I still cheering for M. The trangle love has gotten more complex in the second book. Both boys are meplating and Alissa lies a few times, so no one is perfect. Book gets a lot more emotional and everyone's secrits is reveiled. I really liked the ending.

Jul 05, 2016

J'ai aimé autant que le premier. Super interessant. Wonderland dans le monde humain était très cool.

Blue_Elephant_183 Jun 01, 2015

For one thing, I loved how Jeb had like, absolutely no idea what is going on. I think that Alyssa should definitely end up with Morpheus. I think he's just a lot more interesting than the boring human Jeb. And, can I just say that I love the prom scene. And the end, when Alyssa ends up in the asylum? I am so excited to finish Ensnared!!!!

Aug 11, 2014

Still can't wait to hear more from her! I love it!

Jul 18, 2014

I thought Unhinged was a great way to carry on the Splintered story. The characters are great, and I felt as if I knew them. I really like this version of Wonderland A.G. Howard has created. It's creepy, but you could actually see it being real (well, I can, at least). There is a love triangle, so if you like them, you would probably like the trilogy. I liked how there was a cliff hanger at the end. I just like cliff hangers. Unhinged is a really good book, and I can't wait for Ensnared next year!

Jul 10, 2014

Wow!! I can't wait for the next book. It's getting very intense.
Though I wish there was more 'Wonderland' time in this book.

Feb 23, 2014

If you liked the first one, you'll probably like this one, too. And it's clearly set up for a third book.


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