L. Frank Baum: The Wonderful Creator Of Oz

L. Frank Baum: The Wonderful Creator Of Oz

by Bruce Watson
     
 
In the early 1900s, L. Frank Baum created a land so wonderful that its enchantment lives on more than a century later. But the creator of Oz and its wizard is little known. Here in this short-form book, award-winning journalist Bruce Watson captures the childlike and charming Baum while also recapturing the forgotten world he created in more than a dozen Oz books that

Overview

In the early 1900s, L. Frank Baum created a land so wonderful that its enchantment lives on more than a century later. But the creator of Oz and its wizard is little known. Here in this short-form book, award-winning journalist Bruce Watson captures the childlike and charming Baum while also recapturing the forgotten world he created in more than a dozen Oz books that took generations of children over the rainbow.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013692992
Publisher:
New Word City, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Bruce Watson is the author of four acclaimed books of American history, including Sacco and Vanzetti, Freedom Summer, and Bread and Roses, each published by Viking. As a frequent contributor to Smithsonian, Watson wrote more than 40 feature articles on topics ranging from eels to Ferraris to the history of Coney Island. His pieces have also appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe, The Wall Street Journal, Yankee, and The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2003.

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