The Emerald City of Oz
Children will delight in the further adventures of Dorothy and her friends as they revisit Oz. Frank Baum was a famous author of children┐s books. He is best noted for his book The Wizard of Oz. Baum used several pen names when writing different series. He used the pen name Edith van Dyke when writing books for adolescent girls. In The Emerald City of Oz the powerful Nome King, Roquat the Red, resolves to destroy the Land of Oz, enslave Princess Ozma and the people of Oz, and recover his magic belt. Dorothy, Aunt Em, and Uncle Henry arrive in the Emerald City just as he is about to invade it. For grades 4-7.