Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West
Harper Collins, Sep 29, 2009 - Fiction - 432 pages
When Dorothy triumphed over the Wicked Witch of the West in L. Frank Baum's classic tale, we heard only her side of the story. But what about her arch-nemesis, the mysterious Witch? Where did she come from? How did she become so wicked?
Gregory Maguire has created a fantasy world so rich and vivid that we will never look at Oz the same way again.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Ghost_Boy - LibraryThing
I feel like most people who gave this book a low rating never fully read the original books by Baum. If you read the original books (and not just the first) and read more about Baum's life the Wicked ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - librisissimo - LibraryThing
I was not interested in the story, but it's well-written and appeals to many people, including my children (mostly because of the musical play, not because they read the book). The revisionist version ... Read full review
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