Books by L. Frank Baum

List with a summary of the featured bibliography of the author L. Frank Baum, with a brief synopsis of each recommended book.

Basic Data about the Author:

Full name: Lyman Frank Baum

Literary genres: Children's Books

Featured books

The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz

Book: The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz

Author: L. Frank Baum

Description: One of the true classics of American literature, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has stirred the imagination of young and old alike for over four generations.

Originally published in 1900, it was the first truly American fairy tale, as Baum crafted a wonderful fantasy out of such familiar items as a cornfield scarecrow, a mechanical woodman, and a humbug wizard who used old–fashioned hokum to express that universal theme, "There's no place like home."

Follow the adventures of young Dorothy Gale and... (keep reading...)