The scarecrow of Oz: Oz Series, Book 9

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Come along on a magical journey to Oz with a whole new group of intrepid adventurers.

Trot, a young girl from California, and her peg-legged sailor friend, Cap'n Bill, find themselves on a perilous and exciting voyage when a whirlpool leaves them stranded in an underwater cave. There they are befriended by a most curious creature--the Ork. With four paddle-like wings, legs like a stork's, a parrot's head, and a tail like a propeller, the Ork proves to be a very welcome and helpful companion.

After escaping the cave, the three friends make their way to the magical Land of Mo, where it snows popcorn and rains lemonade. Here they find Button-Bright--lost once again and eager to join in their adventures.

Together, the four travel across the deadly desert and into the Land of Oz, only to find themselves in new troubles with the scowling King Krewl and Blinkie, a wicked witch. But when everything seems its worst, who should come to their rescue but the Scarecrow of Oz himself! Thanks to the Scarecrow's wondrous brains, our friends just might have a chance to prevail against their heartless enermes.

With twelve glowing color plates and over one hundred black-and-white drawings by Oz artist John R. Neill, this beautiful reproduction of the rare 1915 first edition is sure to be a welcome addition to every family's library.

Afterword by Peter Glassman. Join young Trot and her peg-legged sailor friend, Cap'n Bill, as they are swept off the high seas and into enchanted realms of excitement and adventure. When Cap'n Bill is transformed into a grasshopper by the wicked witch Blinkie, it's up to Scarecrow to save the day. A Books of Wonder Classic.
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series The Wizard of Oz
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subject_facet Adventure and adventurers, Animals, Mythical -- Juvenile fiction, Caves -- Juvenile fiction, Deserts -- Juvenile fiction, Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Juvenile, Girls -- Juvenile fiction, Good and evil -- Juvenile fiction, Islands -- Juvenile fiction, Magic -- Juvenile fiction, Mermaids -- Juvenile fiction, Oz (Imaginary place) -- Juvenile fiction, Sailors -- Juvenile fiction, Scarecrow -- (Fictitious character from Baum) -- Juvenile fiction, Storms -- Juvenile fiction, Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction, Witches -- Juvenile fiction
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title_full The Scarecrow of Oz Oz Series, Book 9, The scarecrow of Oz / by L. Frank Baum, The scarecrow of Oz / by L. Frank Baum ; Illustrated by John R. Neill, The scarecrow of Oz / by L. Frank Baum ; illustrated by John R. Neill, The scarecrow of Oz [electronic resource] Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919,
title_short The scarecrow of Oz
title_sub Oz Series, Book 9
topic_facet Adventure and adventurers, Animals, Mythical, Caves, Classic Literature, Deserts, Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Juvenile, Girls, Good and evil, Islands, Juvenile Fiction, Magic, Mermaids, Oz (Imaginary place), Sailors, Scarecrow, Storms, Voyages and travels, Witches