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  • 5 stars across 34 books
    L. Frank Baum (Author)
    L. Frank Baum was born in 1856 to a family that became wealthy from the oil business. As a child he was weak in health and spent most of his time reading in his father's study. Baum became the author of the first American fairy tale when he created The Wizard of Oz series.

    Charles Santore (Author)
    Charles Santore is a nationally acclaimed illustrator whose works appear regularly in magazines. His honors include the Library of Congress's 2009 National Book Festival Artist, the Society of Illustrators' Award of Excellence, and the Hamilton King Award. His works are in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the U.S. Department of the Interior, the Free Library of Philadelphia, and in many private collections. He lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

    1st January 2017

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Lewis Carroll's fantastical tale is an artist's dream. With the complete, unabridged text and glowing full-colour illust... More

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    6th September 2018

    The Wizard of Oz

    This is THE WIZARD OF OZ - but not as you know it. ... More

    (8 reviews)
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    1st December 2010

    Jabberwocky

    Introducing the wonderful world of verse to young children. The book includes comical limericks, enchanting magical poem... More

    (1 review)
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    29th May 2016

    The Velveteen Rabbit: or, How Toys Become Real

    The Velveteen Rabbit is not a 'real' rabbit, like the rabbits he meets in the forest. He has seams and is full of stuffi... More

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    15th October 2020

    Alice's Adventures In Wonderland

    Chris Riddell's brilliant full-colour illustrated Alice's Adventures in Wonderland in a sumptuous hardback and j... More

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    4th March 2014

    William the Curious: Knight of the Water Lilies: The Classic Edition

    The tale of a courageous frog who opens a stubborn Queen's eyes to the beauty of nature is now available in a hardcove... More

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    16th September 2014

    The Classic Tale of Peter Rabbit Board Book: The Classic Edition

    The beloved classic tale of mischievous Peter Rabbit is now available in board book format featuring original illustra... More

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