The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank BaumThe Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum

The Wizard of Oz

byL. Frank BaumIllustratorCharles Santore

Hardcover | May 19, 2015

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With stunning illustrations from celebrated artist Charles Santore and a child-friendly, abridged retelling that remains faithful to Frank L. Baum's original text, this Classic Edition of The Wizard of Oz is a must-have for every family's library.

Readers of all ages will follow the Yellow Brick Road on an unforgettable journey that takes them from Dorothy’s gray Kansas home into the blue Munchkin land; the sparkling bejeweled Emerald City; the dark, foreboding forest; and the ruby-red throne room of Glinda the Good Witch in this gorgeously illustrated, classic edition of THE WIZARD OF OZ.
Children's book illustrator Charles Santore was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1935. He won the 1998 Storytelling World Honor from Storytelling magazine for his book William the Curious and received the Hamilton King award from the New York Society of Illustrators. Santore's work is permanently displayed at the Museum of Modern ...
Title:The Wizard of OzFormat:HardcoverDimensions:104 pages, 12.5 × 9.5 × 0.6 inPublished:May 19, 2015Publisher:Applesauce PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1604335424

ISBN - 13:9781604335422


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing classic about true character and growing up!!! Very inspiring and great book to read to kids... You can discuss so many great topics tackled in the book. Children need to be over 8, as the witch makes it a bit scary... Great classic though!
Date published: 2018-02-03

Editorial Reviews

"THE WIZARD OF OZ: THE CLASSIC EDITION is a beautifully rendered book that is sure to quickly become a family favorite."