The Patchwork Girl Of Oz

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Harper Collins, Feb 26, 2013 - Juvenile Fiction - 100 pages
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In The Patchwork Girl of Oz, Ojo the Unlucky searches through the Land of Oz to find the antidote to the Liquid of Petrifaction, a potion that has turned his Unc Nunkie to marble. With the help of patchwork girl Scraps, Bungle the Glass Cat, the Woozy, Dorothy, the Shaggy Man, the Scarecrow, and the Tin Woodman, Ojo gathers four of the five ingredients needed to cure Unc Nunkie. But in order to find the last ingredient and save Unc Nunkie from his stone prison, the adventurers need the help of the wonderful Wizard of Oz.

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and its thirteen sequels have enchanted audiences since their publication in the early twentieth century. The Patchwork Girl of Oz is the seventh novel in the Oz series. In 1914, Baum adapted the book to film through his "Oz Film Manufacturing Company."

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Contents

O N T E N T
The Patchwork Girl
A Terrible Accident
The Troublesome Phonograph
The Foolish Owl and the Wise Donkey
Shaggy Man to the Rescue
The Giant Porcupine

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L. Frank Baum (1856-1919) published The Wonderful Wizard of Oz in 1900 and received enormous, immediate success. Baum went on to write seventeen additional novels in the Oz series. Today, he is considered the father of the American fairy tale. His stories inspired the 1939 classic film The Wizard of Oz, one of the most widely viewed movies of all time.

Michael Sieben is a professional designer and illustrator, primarily within the sub-culture of skateboarding, whose work has been exhibited and reviewed worldwide as well as featured in numerous illustration anthologies. He is a staff writer and illustrator for Thrasher magazine, and a weekly columnist for VICE.com. He is also a founding member of Okay Mountain Gallery and Collective in Austin, Texas, as well as the cofounder of Roger Skateboards. The author of There's Nothing Wrong with You (Hopefully), he lives and works in Austin.

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