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The Yellow Knight of Oz (Oz (Thompson and others) #24)

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Book 24 in The Wizard of Oz
Paperback, 240 pages
Published May 12th 1986 by Del Rey (first published 1930)
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank BaumDorothy Must Die by Danielle  PaigeThe Marvelous Land of Oz by L. Frank BaumOzma of Oz by L. Frank BaumDorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum
Books about Oz
86th out of 118 books — 43 voters
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Best Fantasy of the 30s
35th out of 36 books — 4 voters


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Steve Shilstone
Ruth Plumly keeps the Oz delights coming with puns and a nicely woven plot. Plus, a horse chestnut transforms into a chestnut horse. What more can you ask?
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Nowhere close to the charm, magic, and inventiveness of the originals. These books should not be considered Oz canon.
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An avid reader of Baum's books and a lifelong children's writer, Thompson was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and began her writing career in 1914 when she took a job with the Philadelphia Public Ledger; she wrote a weekly children's column for the newspaper. She had already published her first children's book, The Perhappsy Chaps, and her second, The Princess of Cozytown, was pending publicati ...more
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Other Books in the Series

Oz (Thompson and others) (1 - 10 of 35 books)
  • The Royal Book of Oz (Oz, #15)
  • Kabumpo in Oz (Oz, #16)
  • The Cowardly Lion of Oz (Oz, #17)
  • Grampa in Oz (Book 18)
  • The Lost King of Oz (Book 19)
  • The Hungry Tiger of Oz (Book 20)
  • The Gnome King of Oz (Book 21)
  • The Giant Horse of Oz (Book 22)
  • Jack Pumpkinhead of Oz (Book 23)
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