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American Fairy Tales
     

American Fairy Tales

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by L. Frank Baum
 

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12 Fairy Tales from the author of the Wizard of Oz series of books. Inspired by Lang and the Brothers Grimm, Baum sought to create an American type of fairy tales, avoiding the usual violence and roman often found in these sort of stories.

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12 Fairy Tales from the author of the Wizard of Oz series of books. Inspired by Lang and the Brothers Grimm, Baum sought to create an American type of fairy tales, avoiding the usual violence and roman often found in these sort of stories.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940148367642
Publisher:
Hillside Publishing
Publication date:
01/06/2015
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
776 KB
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Lyman Frank Baum (May 15, 1856–May 6, 1919) was an American author, actor, and independent filmmaker best known as the creator, along with illustrator W. W. Denslow, of one of the most popular books ever written in American children's literature, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, better known today as simply The Wizard of Oz. He wrote thirteen sequels, nine other fantasy novels, and a plethora of other works, and made numerous attempts to bring his works to the stage and screen. Source: Wikipedia
Also available
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900)
The Marvelous Land of Oz (1904)
Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz (1908)
The Emerald City of Oz (1910)
Ozma of Oz (1907)
Glinda of Oz (1920)
The Lost Princess of Oz (1917)
The Road to Oz (1909)
Tik-Tok of Oz (1914)
The Patchwork Girl of Oz (1913)

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
May 15, 1856
Date of Death:
May 6, 1919
Place of Birth:
Chittenango, New York
Place of Death:
Hollywood, California
Education:
Attended Peekskill Military Academy and Syracuse Classical School

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American Fairy Tales 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 12 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Well if my cousin loves this book theres a reason y shouldnt i since she does its intetesting though. With great imagination and topic fanasty choice very great intelgent job you guys with the book i love and its very great how you guys how the bkids the fairy tales but you know when they grow up theyll know the total truth its not real
aromaoils More than 1 year ago
Our children LOVE these stories and we enjoyed reading them.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
When I had my old, poor quality kindle 3G, I had this charming book. I loved it. So glad I can get it on my awesome nook color!
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Two thumbs up for a truly excellent collection.
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Very old fashoned. Boring.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Happy but bad
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I HATE IT