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  • Published: 18 February 2020
  • ISBN: 9780593114759
  • Imprint: Penguin
  • Format: Board Book
  • Pages: 18
  • RRP: $12.99

The Wizard of Oz




Bedtime Classics: charmingly illustrated board book editions of perennial favorites, simplified for the youngest readers!

Bedtime Classics introduce classic works of fiction to little literary scholars through character driven narratives and colorful illustration. Designed to be the perfect one minute bedtime story (or five minutes--if you're begged to read it over and over) parents can feel good about exposing their children to some of the most iconic pieces of literature, while building their child's bookshelf with these trendy editions!

When a tornado hits her small Kansas town, Dorothy is swept away to Munchkinland. To find her way back home, she follows the yellow brick road to Oz and picks up a scarecrow, a tinman, and a cowardly lion, on their way to seek help from the Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

  • Published: 18 February 2020
  • ISBN: 9780593114759
  • Imprint: Penguin
  • Format: Board Book
  • Pages: 18
  • RRP: $12.99

About the author

L. Frank Baum

L. Frank Baum was born in New York in 1856. The Wizard ofOz was based on a story he used to tell his own children. It was published in 1900 and became an international bestseller. The Wizard of Oz was made into a stage play in 1902 and a film starring Judy Garland in 1939. Baum wrote 12 more Oz novels and six short stories. After his death in 1919, his publishers carried on producing Oz stories and didn't stop until 1963!

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