How have I never heard of this book until recently???
All I can say is THANK YOU to a bookish bud that told me about the GEM!!!
Have YOU heard of The Phantom Tollbooth? Have YOU read it?
Milo finds little interest in any place he’s at when he’s there or anything he’s doing when he’s doing it.
When Milo finds a tollbooth in his room one day, he decides to go ahead and drive through it in his little electric car – if only because he’s got nothing better to do and this is certainly something different.
For once, though, where he ends up doesn’t have him thinking about leaving.
Milo finds himself in a world that’s very different from his own – meeting the residents of the Doldrums, being at a market of words at Dictionopolis, taking a look over Point of View, jumping to the Island of Conclusions – and much, much more.
As he embarks on an adventure for the ages – involving a daring rescue! – Milo be…