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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Written by L. Frank Baum

Illustrated by Ella Okstad

Part of the Alma Classics Junior Series

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Synopsis

When young Dorothy and her dog Toto are caught in a cyclone, their Kansas farmhouse is carried off to the magical Land of Oz. Upon being told that the only way back is to follow the yellow brick road to the Emerald City, home to the Wizard of Oz, Dorothy embarks on an extraordinary but perilous quest, in which the Wicked Witch of the West is constantly lurking around the corner. With its unforgettable cast of now iconic characters such as the Tin Man, Scarecrow and the Cowardly Lion, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was an instant hit when it was published over a century ago, inspiring numerous adaptations and sequels.

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Press Reviews

A timeless message from a less complex era...it continues to resonate. * The Horn Book Magazine *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781847495778
Publication date: 27th February 2016
Author: L. Frank Baum
Illustrator: Ella Okstad
Publisher: Alma Classics an imprint of Alma Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 224 pages

About L. Frank Baum

L. Frank Baum (1856-1919) was a prolific American author who wrote many novels, short stories, plays and poems. He is best remembered for the Wonderful Wizard of Oz and its various sequels and spin-offs.

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