Lyman Frank Baum Books

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A Kidnapped Santa Claus

  [english | 1904]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [Santa Claus lives in the Laughing Valley where stands the big rambling castle in which his toys are manufactured. His workmen selected from the ryls knooks pixies and fairies live with him and every one is as busy as can be from one years end to another. On one side is the mighty Forest of Burzee. At the other side stands the huge mountain that contains the Caves of the Daemons. And between them ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 181

American Fairy Tales

  [english | 1901]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [12 Fairy Tales from the author of the Wizard of Oz series of books. Inspired by Lang and the Brothers Grimm Baum sought to create an American type of fairy tales avoiding the usual violence and roman often found in these sort of stories.]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 240

Dorothy And The Wizard In Oz

  [english | 1908]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [A California earthquake sends Dorothy Gale and her new friends--Zeb the farm boy Jim the cab-horse and Eureka the mischievous kitten--tumbling through a crack in the ground. Deep beneath the earth Dorothy is reunited with her old friend the Wizard of Oz and his troupe of nine tiny piglets.Together Dorothy the Wizard and their friends travel through many fantastic lands where they encounter the ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 370

Glinda Of Oz

  [english | 1920]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Excerpts: [... for a time, while I retire to my Room of Magic and Sorcery. May I go with you? asked Dorothy, eagerly. No, Princess, was the reply. It would spoil ...... shook her head, to indicate that the advice was not to her satisfaction. If they refuse, what then? she asked. I should be obliged to carry ...... gratefully, and Dorothy also added her thanks for the service. The Mist Maids made ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 274

Life And Adventures Of Santa Claus

  [english | 1902]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Excerpts: [... Gadgols no longer dared come nigh the trees had become old and sturdy and could bear the drought better than when fresh-sprouted. So Necile's duties ...... all the world dare oppose me? Queen Zurline, who had listened intently to this conversation, clapped her pretty hands gleefully at the nymph's answer. You ...... of human beings. And at last they returned to the grand old Forest ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasyDownloads: 422

Ozma Of Oz

  [english | 1907]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Excerpts: [... and What did Ozma do afterward?-meaning, of course, after she became the Ruler of Oz. And some of them suggest plots to me, saying: Please have ...... the sleep from her eyes, she really imagined she was there. Kut-kut-kut, ka-daw-kut! Kut-kut-kut, ka-daw-kut! Ah here again was the strange noise ...... soon, for the foremost Wheeler reached the hill a moment after her but while the ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 334

Rinkitink In Oz

  [english | 1916]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Excerpts: [... an island called the Isle of Phreex, where the inhabitants had no use for pearls. And far north of Pingaree - six days' journey by boat, it was said ...... he turned to Kitticut and remarked: You have no talking goats on your island, I suppose. We have no goats at all, replied the King nor have we ...... ventured to look out through the leaves. The warriors were now engaged in ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 229

Sky Island

  [english | 1912]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [Island is a book of short stories by Alistair MacLeod published in 2000 by McClelland and Stewart. The book collects all of the short stories published in MacLeods earlier collections The Lost Salt Gift of Blood and As Birds Bring Forth the Sun and Other Stories as well as two previously unpublished stories. The volume was published because the success of MacLeods 1999 debut novel No Great ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 232

The Emerald City Of Oz

  [english | 1910]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Excerpts: [... that they could not take care of Dorothy as well as they had formerly done. Probably the little girl would also be obliged to go to work. They did ...... powerful and faithful friend refused her anything? But you must not call me 'Princess', she said for after this I shall live on the little farm ...... received a joyful welcome, although no one except Ozma knew at first that she ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 301

The Enchanted Island Of Yew

  [english | 1903]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [Sesely daughter of Baron Merd of Heg and two companions are enjoying a picnic in the Forest of Lurla when they are accosted by a fairy. The fairy bored with centuries of insipid fairy life amazes the girls by pleading to be changed into a mortal. Though the girls are surprised that they might have the power to do such a thing the fairy explains how it can be done. The girls agree to transform the ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasyDownloads: 117

The Lost Princess Of Oz

  [english | 1917]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Excerpts: [... canvas on which various scenes constantly appeared and disappeared. If one who stood before it wished to see what any person anywhere in the world was ...... and red leather shoes turned up at the toes and having diamond buckles. He wore, when he walked out, a purple silk hat and carried a gold-headed cane. ...... you the privilege. While they were thus conversing, the Frogman ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 177

The Magic Of Oz

  [english | 1919]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [Alan Moores Magic Words is a graphic novel containing some of comic creator Alan Moores songs poems and writings turned into comics or with added art. All the adaptations are made by writer Art Brooks. The art was created by various European artists: Fred Torres Ailantd Sergio Bleda Juan Jose Ryp etc. It was printed by Avatar Press in both hardback and softback in 2002. Reprints the original GN ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 170

The Marvelous Land Of Oz

  [english | 1904]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [First issued in 1904 L. Frank Baums The Marvelous Land of Oz is the story of the wonderful adventures of the young boy named Tip as he travels throughout the many lands of Oz. Here he meets with our old friends the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman as well as some new friends like Jack Pumpkinhead the Wooden Sawhorse the Highly Magnified Woggle-Bug and the amazing Gump.]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 140

The Patchwork Girl Of Oz

  [english | 1913]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Excerpts: [... you will then become Ojo the Lucky, which will be a great improvement. How can I lose that 'Un,' Dame Margolotte? I do not know how, but you must ...... that may be true, agreed Margolotte but, on the contrary, a servant with too much brains is sure to become independent and high- and-mighty and ...... of Ojo. With these two the charm worked promptly. They stood motionless and ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 202

The Road To Oz

  [english | 1909]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [The Road of Dreams is a book of poetry by crime writer Agatha Christie. It was published at her own expense by Geoffrey Bles in January 1925 priced at five shillings (5/-). Only one edition of the 112-page volume was ever published and this was undated. Christie wrote poetry for most of her life and the first traceable published works by her are three poems in 1919 - World Hymn in The Poetry ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 310

The Scarecrow Of Oz

  [english | 1915]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Excerpts: [... their awesome depths. I b'lieve, Cap'n, remarked Trot, at last, that it's time for us to start. The old man cast a shrewd glance at the sky, the ...... and on dry land again, you can be mighty sure that I'm that especial, individual Ork! Have you been in the water long? inquired Cap'n Bill, thinking it ...... tunnel, muttered the sailor- man, who was creeping along awkwardly ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 168

The Sea Fairies

  [english | 1911]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [The Three Fairies is an Italian literary fairy tale written by Giambattista Basile in the Pentamerone. It is Aarne-Thompson tale 480 the kind and the unkind girls and appears to stem from an oral source. Others of this type include Diamonds and Toads Shita-kiri Suzume Mother Hulda The Three Heads in the Well Father Frost The Three Little Men in the Wood The Enchanted Wreath The Old Witch and The ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 288

The Tin Woodman Of Oz

  [english | 1918]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [The single thing to fear was fear--ghastly walking fear!]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 458

The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz

  [english | 1900]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [Dorothy is a young girl who lives on a Kansas farm with her Uncle Henry Aunt Em and little dog Toto. One day the farmhouse with Dorothy inside is caught up in a tornado and deposited in a field in the country of the Munchkins. The falling house kills the Wicked Witch of the East.]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 251

Tik Tok Of Oz

  [english | 1914]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [Lyman Frank Baum (May 15 1856 - May 6 1919) was an American author of childrens books best known for writing The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. He wrote thirteen novel sequels nine other fantasy novels and a host of other works (55 novels in total 82 short stories over 200 poems an unknown number of scripts and many miscellaneous writings) and made numerous attempts to bring his works to the stage and ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 239