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3.76  ·  Rating details ·  34 ratings  ·  6 reviews
A powerful tornado rips through the Kansas prairie catching Dorothy inside her home. Trapped inside the vortex, the home floats for hours. When the house finally lands on the ground again, it kills a wicked witch.

Dorothy finds herself in new surroundings and is welcomed by the local inhabitants, the Munchkins, who tell her she is in Oz, surrounded by a great desert that ca
Paperback, Campfire Graphic Novels, 78 pages
Published March 8th 2011 by Campfire
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Marko Boskovic
Sep 07, 2017 rated it liked it
Shelves: graphic
This is one of the books that I've been reading (or in fact more acting and interpreting) over and over again to my 3yr old kid, and as such it is mostly suited - colourful drawings that cover the narration frequently enough that we can follow it by hopping from one to another. There's too much killing, but I guess that in that regard the graphic novel is faithful to the source. Ok, I guess that the killing of two witches could not be avoided, but chopping off the heads of the wildcat or the who ...more
Clare Holman-Hobbs
Not my favourite that I've read so far but still good. Enjoyable with a good art style.
Nov 06, 2016 rated it liked it
I will read almost any adaption of The Wizard of Oz. Nothing beats the original but it's always interesting to see a new twist.
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I hate graphic novels (I know - there’s a special place in hell for me). But this is a solid way to introduce struggling or young readers to a classic story.
Jun 17, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: books-for-boys
My nine year old loves this series!
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Roland Mann is a writer, editor, speaker, and professor. As writer, he is best known for his work on Cat & Mouse, a comic which ran for nearly two years, garnered critical acclaim and led Roland to other work. Other titles Roland wrote include Rocket Ranger, Miss Fury, Planet of the Apes: Blood of the Apes, Krey and Demon’s Tails.

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