Alexander key (1904–1979) started out as an illustrator before he began writing science fiction novels for young readers he has published many titles, including sprockets: a little robot, mystery of the sassafras chair, and the forgotten door, winner of the lewis carroll shelf award.
Get this from a library the forgotten door [alexander key] -- a boy with amnesia is apparently from another planet. At the hearing jon's mind-reading ability clears him (and the courtroom) and provokes national interest as the hounds of officialdom descend with dissection clearly in mind, the door through which jon fell opens, offering him re-entry and the beans a better world well written fantasy with strong character emphasis and empathy. Click to read more about the forgotten door by alexander key librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers all about the forgotten door by alexander key.
The forgotten door user review - 8cookie - overstockcom as a teacher i loved reading this story to my classesi would change my voice as i read the different characters the forgotten door alexander key limited preview - 2014 the forgotten door snippet view - 1965. Little jon takes a fall from the grace of his world and is precipitated down to the lesser paradise of earth a temporary amnesiac, he establishes a reputation as a wild boy (he communicates with animals) until he is taken into the protection of the bean family. The forgotten door by alexander key 2015 categories blog tags alexander key, books, reviews, science fiction 13 thoughts on “the forgotten door by alexander key” moaner2008 says: the forgotten door is one of those books that needs to be a classic and tends to be forgotten. The forgotten door [alexander key] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a boy able to talk to animals and read people's minds finds himself in danger after falling through a door to the strange planet earth.
Both doors of the truck flew open the man stepped from the driver's side, and a boy and a girl tumbled from the other, followed by the woman little jon saw that the girl was about his own size. Alexander key, the forgotten door (apple, 1965) somehow, i never got around to reading this when i was actually in elementary school, so i figured it was time to do so now and now i know why i never got around to reading it in elementary school little jon is an alien of what sort we're never exactly told.
Gone but not forgotten: alexander key—the bulletin of the center for children's books, university of illinois, november 2002 the forgotten door , a three-episode television series based on key's novel of the same name, distributed by itv and broadcast in 1966. The forgotten door - ebook written by alexander key read this book using google play books app on your pc, android, ios devices download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read the forgotten door.
Alexander key's 'the forgotten door' was one of the gems available not exactly science fiction and not pure drama, the forgotten door transported a child to an america now seemingly gone, populated with characters humble and strong, clear-eyed in their morality.
This book was about a 12-year-old boy, named jon who fell through a magical door that transferred him to another world when he fell through the door he hit his head on the rock floor of a cave, which caused him to lose his memory.