The Wizard of Oz
Folklore, legends, myths and fairy
tales have followed childhood through the ages, for every youngster has
a wholesome and instinctive love for stories fantastic, marvelous and
manifestly unreal. The winged fairies of Grimm and Andersen have brought more
happiness to childish hearts than all other human creations.
story of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" was written solely to please
children. It aspires to being a modernized fairy tale.
L. Frank Baum
Chicago, April, 1900.
We're off to see the Wizard!
Won't you join us?
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 Chapter 12 Chapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16 Chapter 17 Chapter 18 Chapter 19 Chapter 20 Chapter 21 Chapter 22 Chapter 23 Chapter 24
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