Children will delight in the adventures of Dorothy and her friends as they visit Oz. Frank Baum was a famous author of children's books. He is best noted for his book The Wizard of Oz. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz follows the adventures of young Dorothy Gale and her dog Toto, as their Kansas house is swept away by a cyclone and they find themselves in a strange land called Oz. Here she meets the munchkins and joins the scarecrow, Tin Woodman, and Cowardly Lion on an unforgettable journey to the Emerald City, where lives the all-powerful Wizard of Oz. This book is recommended for grades 4-7.