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Dorothy Jones A Jazz Age Trip Through Oz

3.80  ·  Rating details ·  5 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Dorothy Jones, the quintessential renaissance woman of Jazz Age Harlem, operates an upscale dress shop by day and an exclusive underworld speakeasy by night from her posh Sugar Hill brownstone. Unable to resist the request of her business associate and mentor, Johnny, Dorothy agrees to hostess an event at her speakeasy for the mob boss, welcoming a few new men into his org ...more
Kindle Edition, 3, 122 pages
Published March 8th 2013 by Blame Helena Books and Media (first published March 1st 2013)
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Janice Ross
Apr 30, 2013 rated it it was amazing
This is certainly not the Dorothy that you might've grew up watching on The Wizard of Oz. Claudia Ross has taken a whole other turn to the once innocent Dorothy. In fact, Dorothy Jones is a wise talking, razor carrying, 'piece' shooting diva - what a combination! From the very beginning of this short tale, you hop right into Dorothy's Jazz Aged lifestyle and explore the fun of the wonderful similarities between the original and this wild trip. Strong characters fill the pages, and she never miss ...more
Robin Holmes Richardson
A unique perspective on Oz...

Overall, I enjoyed this interpretation on the timeless classic. The traditional characters were all there, but with attitudes! But...I hate TYPOS! This version was full of them...mostly missing words and wrong tenses! I finally gave up reporting content errors. Carry on,Ms Ross, but insist on a better proofreader.
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Claudia has been writing since childhood, keeping journals, as well as writing a variety of short stories and poems. Claudia shared her work with the world with the digital release of her first ebook Dorothy Jones, A Jazz Age Trip Through Oz in 2013 and then trade paperback in September, 2015. Claudia’s primary work has been her fantasy series La Rose, Le Baton Chronicles set in New Orleans, Louis ...more

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