Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West
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 - jimocracy - LibraryThing
This book started well and ended well. I'm not sure if it was a coincidence or by design but I felt I could really relate to Elphaba and I was definitely rooting for her (wicked witch or not). At some ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kristelh - LibraryThing
I need to think about this one. It is an adult fairy tale, kind of a prequel to The Wizard of Oz and really is a look at or essay on good and evil. It is political, social commentary and religious ... Read full review