After a cyclone moves Dorothy Gale's house from Kansas to the magical land of Oz, she begins her quest to get back home, meeting the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion along the way. The secretive Wizard offers to help--if Dorothy and her friends can bring him the broomstick of the Wicked Witch of the West. But can the Wizard really do what he claims? or is he nothing more than a humbug? Since its publication in 1900, L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard ims? or is he nothing more than a humbug? Since its publication in 1900, L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has become one of the world's best-loved fairytales. The first totally American fantasy for children, it is one of the most popular children's books of all time. Newly designed and typeset in a 6-by-9-inch format by Waking Lion Press.… read more
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An innovative new series that encourages children to interact and engage while they learn about words and concepts. "Turn and Lear...n" are an innovative new series of fun board books to engage and entertain little minds as they learn about first words and concepts. Each page includes bright and lively photography and simple labels to clearly present first words and concepts. There is also a turn and learn wheel and a cut-through hole, encouraging children to turn the wheel to find the correct object to fit in the cut-through hole. This innovative and engaging design will encourage children to learn through interaction. The "Turn and Learn" books feature "Words, Animals, Colors "and" Shapes." read more
Yemen offers complete coverage of this fascinating country, including sections on history, geography, wildlife, infrastructure and... government, and culture. It also includes a detailed fact file, maps and charts, and a traceable flag. read more
Emily Bronte's romantic masterpiece established the quintessentially dark, brooding antihero in the form of the character Heathcli...ffe when first published. Heavily influenced by the poet Lord Byron, the beautiful flow of her words is matched by Rick Geary's art in this comics adaptation. Fan favorite and award-winning artist and writer Rick Geary's work was seen in Papercutz' CLASSICS ILLUSTRATED #1 "Great Expectations." read more
The second, thrilling adventure in the Fever Crumb trilogy from the brilliant and award-winning Philip Reeve. NARRATOR: Jenny Agut...terFORMAT: 7 CDs, Unabridged Two years ago, Fever Crumb escaped the war-torn city of London in a traveling the read more
A cyclone sends little Dorothy and her dog Toto into the land of Oz, where she meets strange and magical people and goes on many a...dventures. read more
CD/Spoken Word, Brilliance Audio, 2014, ISBN13 9781491519134, ISBN10 1491519134
L. Frank Baum's timeless classic The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was the ï- rst uniquely American fairy tale. A combination of enchanti...ng fantasy and piercing social commentary, this remarkable story has entertained and beguiled readers of all ages since it was ï- rst published in 1900. Ray Bradbury writes in his Introduction, "Both Baum and Shakespeare] lived inside their heads with a mind gone wild with wanting, wishing, hoping, shaping, dreaming," and it is this same hunger that makes all of us continue to seek out the story of Oz-and be nourished by it. This Modern Library Paperback Classic is set from the text of the deï- nitive ï- rst edition and includes the New York Times review of that edition as well as the original Preface by the author. read more
Folklore, legends, myths and fairy tales have followed childhood through the ages. The winged fairies of Grimm and Andersen have b...rought more happiness to childish hearts than all other human creations. Yet the old time fairy tale, having served for gener read more
Dorothy is a young girl who lives on a Kansas farm with her Uncle Henry, Aunt Em, and little dog Toto. One day the farmhouse, with... Dorothy inside, is caught up in a tornado and deposited in a field in the country of the Munchkins. The falling house kills read more
CD/Spoken Word, Brilliance Audio, 2016, ISBN13 9781531877422, ISBN10 1531877427
CD/Spoken Word, Brilliance Audio, 2014, ISBN13 9781480560208, ISBN10 1480560200
In the twelfth Oz story, the Tin Woodman and the Scarecrow meet Woot, a Gillikin boy. The Woodman tells him how the Wicked Witch o...f the East (punishing him for falling in love with her ward, Nimmie Amee) enchanted his axe, which then compelled him to chop read more
One of the true classics of American literature, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has stirred the imagination of young and old alike for... over four generations. Originally published in 1900, it was the first truly American fairy tale, as Baum crafted a wonderful fantasy out of such familiar items as a cornfield scarecrow, a mechanical woodman, and a humbug wizard who used old-fashioned hokum to express that universal theme, "Thereâ ²s no place like home." Follow the adventures of young Dorothy Gale and her dog, Toto, as their Kansas house is swept away by a cyclone and they find themselves in a strange land called Oz. Here she meets the Munchkins and joins the Scarecrow, Tin Woodman, and the Cowardly Lion on an unforgettable journey to the Emerald City, where lives the all-powerful Wizard of Oz. This lavishly produced facsimile of the rare first edition contains all 24 of W.W. Denslowâ ²s original colour plates, the colourful pictorial binding, and the 130 two-colour illustrations that help make The Wonderful Wizard of Oz so special and enduring. Ages 9+ read more
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is the first book in the Land of Oz series although Baum did not originally intend for Oz to be a serie...s. The story chronicles the adventures of Dorothy Gale in the Land of Oz, after being swept away from her Kansas farm home in read more
L. Frank Baum's classic story of Dorothy, whisked away by a tornado from her home in Kansas to the magical world of Oz, is brought... to life in this brand new slipcase edition. Follow Dorothy and her little dog, Toto, as they make their way along the yellow brick road to the Emerald City, to try and find a way home. Along the way, they encounter a cast of unforgettable characters, including the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, the Cowardly Lion, the Wicked Witch of the West and, of course, the mysterious Wizard of Oz himself. Fully illustrated throughout, this beautiful book is guaranteed to enchant young readers aged 7 and up. read more
After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out a great wizard in order to return to Kansas.
The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz, by L. Frank Baum - Akasha Classics, AkashaPublishing.Com - Experience L. Frank Baum's most famous and ...fabulous story in its original form. Dorothy and her dog Toto live on a farm in Kansas. When a tornado strikes their house, they are swept away to the strange and wonderful land of Oz. There they meet witches (both evil and good), a talking scarecrow, a creaky tin man, a timid lion, and many other fantastical creatures. Will the help of their new friends be enough to safely reach the Emerald City where the great Wizard can show them how to get back home? One of the most memorable fantasy worlds ever created, Oz is sure to enchant both the newcomer and the repeat visitor. read more
“The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” follows the magical adventure of Dorothy, a young girl who lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry on ...a farm in Kansas. For all ages! read more