14 More Fictional Crossovers for Fans of Gregory Maguire’s After Alice

Shelf RenewalHave you ever read a book that was so good the characters seemed to leap off the page? How about off the page and into another book? Gregory Maguire’s new book, After Alice, is the latest in a long line of literary crossovers. Readers who enjoy seeing a new take on old favorites will love seeing these classic characters through another lens.

Automated Alice
, by Jeff NoonAfter Alice Small

The Beekeeper’s Apprentice, by Laurie R. King

Death Comes to Pemberley, by P. D. James

The Eyre Affair, by Jasper Fforde

Finn, by Jon Clinch

Fool, by Christopher Moore

Gertrude and Claudius, by John Updike

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, by Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill

March, by Geraldine Brooks

Mr. Timothy, by Louis Bayard

My Jim, by Nancy Rawles

Rhett Butler’s People, by Donald McCaig

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, by Tom Stoppard

Wide Sargasso Sea, by Jean Rhys



About the Author:

Karen Kleckner Keefe is the director of the Hinsdale (IL) Public Library, a Booklist reviewer, and one of Library Journal's 2009 "Movers and Shakers." Follow her on Twitter at @KarenKleckner.

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