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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Marvel Classics)

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Marvel Classics)

ISBN: 0785129219

Title: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Marvel Classics)

Author: Eric Shanower,L. Frank Baum

KDL Description:


“I love this graphic novelization of the Oz series. Start with The wonderful Wizard of Oz and fall in love with the story all over again. Writer Eric Shanower stays true to the original language while punching up the action. Artist Skottie Young’s Oz is both kinetic and quirky. So much fun.”
—Trevor at KDL’s Kentwood branch

Amazon Description:

The premiere American fantasy adventure gets the Merry Marvel treatment! Eisner Award-winning writer/artist Eric Shanower (Age of Bronze) teams up with fan-favorite artist Skottie Young (New X-Men) to bring L. Frank Baum’s beloved classic to life! When Kansas farm girl Dorothy flies away to the magical Land of Oz, she fatally flattens a Wicked Witch, liberates a living Scarecrow and is hailed by the Munchkin people as a great sorceress…but all she really wants to know is: how does she get home?