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This is the book that started it all! The basis for the smash hit Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Gregory Maguire's breathtaking New York Times bestseller Wicked views the land of Oz, its inhabitants, its Wizard, and the Emerald City, through a darker and greener (not rosier) lens. Brilliantly

Author Gregory Maguire

Pages 560

Publisher Harper Collins

Published Date 2009-10-13

ISBN 0061792942 9780061792946

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kevin_keifer shared a tip "The Oz story reimagined and told from the point of view of the Wicked Witch. If you love Oz, as I do, you’ll love it!"

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sapphirestone shared a tip "Like it despite its nihilism, but love the play SOOO much more because of its not nihilism and focus on female friendship."

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marcus_parks shared a tip "The musical is better, but I like what this tried to do. The rest of the series unfortunately has nothing meaningful to say."

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sean_foley_6368 shared a tip "It was my favorite book for a long time. Has a really interesting take on the origin of 'evil' actions."

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jessie_storrs shared a tip "The series is amazing, enjoy!"

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michara_lang shared a tip "Gregory Maguire’s writing style is phenomenal, and the world building is fantastic! 💜"

yomar_chevalier shared a tip "I liked the broadway musical but after reading this I am proud to say that I am in love."

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ashleigh_lester shared a tip "Love the different perspective. The musical is great too!"

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teaghan_givens shared a tip "An amazing book for people who loved the wizard of oz as a kid and are now adults. Be prepared to not want to ever put it down."

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chara_quattlebaum shared a tip "Definitely"

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natalie_de_escalante shared a tip "Wizard of Oz from the viewpoint of the Wicked Witch of the West. Very unique perspective. I've read almost all his books"

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daniella_gonzalez_1813 shared a tip "There are always two sides to a story—a different side to the classic Wizard of Oz."

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