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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is an American children's novel written by author L. Frank Baum. This novel is truly a timeless work of classic literature. This version of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz contains an additional historical introduction that really helps provide an extra dimension to this timeless classic. The story chronicles the adventures of a young farm girl named Dorothy Gale in the magical Land of Oz after she and her pet dog Toto are swept away from their home in Kansas by a cyclone. The book is one of the best-known stories in American literature and has been widely translated. The Library of Congress has declared it "America's greatest and best-loved homegrown fairy tale".
Follow the adventures of Dorothy Gale who found life as dull as the gray prairies that surrounded her Kansas home - until one day a cyclone transported her to a strange fairy-tale land known as Oz. There, Dorothy would discover a wondrous place filled with Munchkins, flying monkeys, witches, and magic. The only way for Dorothy and her dog, Toto, to return home to dear Uncle Henry and Aunt Em is to travel along the road of yellow brick to the Emerald City, where the all-powerful Wizard of Oz may be able to help her.
Along the way, Dorothy befriends the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, and the Cowardly Lion, who also need the Wizard's help. But while Dorothy desperately tries to find her way back home, the Wicked Witch of the West will do whatever it takes to stop her. Rediscover the beloved American classic The Wonderful Wizard of Oz as it is brought to life by the acclaimed narrator Tara Johnson in her spell-binding rendition.