The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

Book - 1996
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After being transported by a cyclone to the land of Oz, Dorothy and her dog are befriended by a scarecrow, a tin man, and a cowardly lion, who accompany her to the Emerald City to look for a wizard who can help Dorothy return home to Kansas.
Publisher: New York : North-South Books, 1996.
ISBN: 9781558586383
1558586385
Branch Call Number: J Baum
Characteristics: 103 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Additional Contributors: Zwerger, Lisbeth - Illustrator

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JCLHeatherM Jun 10, 2016

My very favorite children's book of all time, a perennial classic that I still read to this day. It is a story that never grows old and fits the true definition of a classic - it stands the test of time. Out of all of the Oz books, the first is still my favorite, but all are a must read.

vpl_childrens Dec 15, 2015

When a horrible cyclone rips through her farm, Dorothy awakes to find herself in the amazing Land of Oz. While there, she is befriended by a scarecrow, a tin man, and a cowardly lion. Together they travel to the Emerald City in search of a wizard who can help Dorothy return home to Kansas. Ages 6-12.

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de_grammont
Dec 06, 2012

Not as enjoyable a read as it was the first time I read it when I was much younger. Still, a very enjoyable book, and definitely something that all kids should be exposed to.

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Drekbe31
Sep 06, 2012

What a great story. I've always been a fan of the movie, but just recently read the book. The best word I have to describe the story is magical.

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de_grammont
Dec 06, 2012

de_grammont thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 1 and 99

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