"Dorothy lives in Kansas, USA, but one day a cyclone blows her and her house to a strange country called Oz. There, Dorothy makes friends with the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion.
But she wants to go home to Kansas. Only one person can help her, and that is the country's famous Wizard. So Dorothy and her friends take the yellow brick road to the Emerald City, to find the Wizard of Oz . . ."
About the Author
Lyman Frank Baum was born in Chittenago, New York State, in 1856. His first job was as an actor, but he also wrote for newspapers and for the theatre. In 1990, he wrote The Wonderful Wizard of Oz which was made into a very famous film in 1939 staring Judy Garland as Dorothy.
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