Experience the wonderful world of Oz through short stories featuring characters like the Hungry Tiger, Dorothy and Toto, and the Wizard of Oz himself. Written in 1913 and published separately in an effort to revitalize the Oz series and create interest among young readers, these short stories feature the classic Oz characters in simple, charming settings that are perfect for young fans of the Oz books.
About the Author
Lyman Frank Baum (1856 - 1919) was an American author, actor, and independent filmmaker best known as the creator, along with illustrator W. W. Denslow, of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, one of the most popular books in American children's literature. He wrote thirteen Oz sequels, nine other fantasy novels, and scores of other works; 55 novels, 82 short stories, over 200 poems, an unknown number of scripts, as well as many miscellaneous writings.
Jordan Killam is a freelance advertising copywriter and journalist who only recently discovered a passion for narrating audiobooks. She frequently contributes to the Toledo City Paper and provides advertising copy for various outlets. She gets her kicks by facilitating a neighborhood wine club, appearing in community theater, shopping for vintage clothes and furniture, binging podcasts, and spending time on Kelley's Island in Lake Erie.
Date of Birth:May 15, 1856
Date of Death:May 6, 1919
Place of Birth:Chittenango, New York
Place of Death:Hollywood, California
Education:Attended Peekskill Military Academy and Syracuse Classical School
Table of Contents
1. The Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger
2. Little Dorothy and Toto
3. Tiktok and the Nome King
4. Ozma and the Little Wizard
5. Jack Pumpkinhead and the Sawhorse
6. The Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman
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