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The Resource The wonderful Wizard of Oz, adapted from the novel by L. Frank Baum ; writer, Eric Shanower ; artist, Skottie Young

The wonderful Wizard of Oz, adapted from the novel by L. Frank Baum ; writer, Eric Shanower ; artist, Skottie Young

Label
The wonderful Wizard of Oz
Title
The wonderful Wizard of Oz
Statement of responsibility
adapted from the novel by L. Frank Baum ; writer, Eric Shanower ; artist, Skottie Young
Title variation
Marvel's wonderful wizard of Oz
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A farm girl Dorothy from the U.S. state of Kansas embarks with her companion dog, Toto, on an adventure to the Land of Oz with the guidance of the Good Witch of the East by following the Yellow Brick Road. She finds new friends along the way with the Scare Crow who needs a brain, the Tin Woodsman who needs a heart, and the Cowardly Lion who needs courage, All three join Dorothy and Toto on their journey to Oz with occasional adverse encounters with the Wicked Witch of the West and her winged monkeys. The Wicked Witch is pursuing Dorothy's ruby red slippers for their value and power
Summary
After being transported by a cyclone to the land of Oz, Dorothy and her dog are befriended by a scarecrow, a tin man, and a cowardly lion, who accompany her to the Emerald City to look for a wizard who can help Dorothy return home to Kansas
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
335644
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
741.5973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The wonderful Wizard of Oz, adapted from the novel by L. Frank Baum ; writer, Eric Shanower ; artist, Skottie Young
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Contains material originally published in magazine form as The Wonderful Wizard of Oz #1-8"--First printed page
  • Expanded edition of the first edition published 2010, c2009
  • Includes 36 unnumbered pages of artwork following the conclusion of the story, and 6 pages of publisher's advertisements at end
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
869792992
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780785154471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)869792992
Label
The wonderful Wizard of Oz, adapted from the novel by L. Frank Baum ; writer, Eric Shanower ; artist, Skottie Young
Publication
Note
  • "Contains material originally published in magazine form as The Wonderful Wizard of Oz #1-8"--First printed page
  • Expanded edition of the first edition published 2010, c2009
  • Includes 36 unnumbered pages of artwork following the conclusion of the story, and 6 pages of publisher's advertisements at end
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
869792992
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780785154471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)869792992

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