Synopses & Reviews
Illustrated in black-and-white. This ingenious fantasy centers around Milo, a bored ten-year-old who comes home to find a large toy tollbooth sitting in his room. Joining forces with a watchdog named Tock, Milo drives through the tollbooth's gates and begins a memorable journey. He meets such characters as the foolish, yet lovable Humbug, the Mathemagician, and the not-so-wicked " Which, " Faintly Macabre, who gives Milo the " impossible" mission of returning two princesses to the Kingdom of Wisdom.
This tale of 10-year-old Milo and his experiences in the "Lands Beyond" has become a modern-day children's classic.