Toppsta - Childrens Books – Reviews

Norton Juster

Author Links

Norton Juster

  • 5 stars across 6 books

    Norton Juster was born in New York State in 1929. He studied architecture at the University of Pennsylvania, and spent a year in Liverpool on a Fulbright Scholarship. After spending three years in the US Navy, he practised architecture in New York and Massachusetts. His work includes The Dot and the Line, which was made into an animated film, and a musical adaptation of The Phantom Tollbooth. He is married and lives in Massachusetts. He has one daughter and one granddaughter.
    The Phantom Tollbooth, his most famous book, won the George C. Stone Center for Children's Books Award.

    3rd March 2008

    The Phantom Tollbooth

    When Milo finds an enormous package in his bedroom, he's delighted to have something to relieve his boredom with schoo... More

    (2 reviews)
    Review
    29th March 2012

    Alberic the Wise and Other Journeys

    Three tales of wit and wonder from the children's classic author of `The Phantom Tollbooth'. Unlikely he... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    28th October 2010

    Essential Modern Classics Fantasy Collection: The Phantom Tollbooth / Elidor / the Sword in the Stone

    Three best-loved contemporary classics for boys: `Elidor', `The Sword in the Stone' and `The Phantom Tollbooth' in a g... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    9th June 2011

    The Phantom Tollbooth

    When Milo finds an enormous package in his bedroom, he's delighted to have something to relieve his boredom with school.... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    1st June 2008

    Neville

    Each book in this series features one of Thomas the Tank Engine's very good friends.... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    Image to show page is loading Show More Books

    Most Popular Book

    Recent Reviews

    • The Phantom Tollbooth

      The Phantom Tollbooth

      An excellent book - I would recommend this to anyone who likes words as it is chock full of puns and plays with language throughout. I love the messag...

    • The Phantom Tollbooth

      The Phantom Tollbooth

      by rda

      Mum: I have been reading this as a bedtime story (Taken about a fortnight.). It is an absolutely brilliant magical story. I have never read anything l...

    • The Phantom Tollbooth

      The Phantom Tollbooth

      by PosyPie

      This book is amazing! It has everything from edible words to invisible cities. I would recommend this book because it is hilarious and extremely imagi...