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L. Frank Baum

Spotlight on... The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

08/03/2018 by Victoria Heward
“I think you are wrong to want a heart. It makes most people unhappy. ” The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum   The famous children’s...

Culture: Children’s fantasy stories

08/03/2018 by Victoria Heward
Nowadays, when we think of fantasy we probably think of blockbuster film sagas full of elves, wizards and incredible special effects. Bookshops and cinemas...

Geography: Kansas, "There’s no place like home"

08/03/2018 by Victoria Heward
The Wizard of Oz tells the story of Dorothy Gale who is blown away from her home in a tornado. After her many adventures, she finally manages to get back...

Cinema: The Wizard of Oz (1939)

08/03/2018 by Victoria Heward
In 1939, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer released the most ambitious and most expensive film they had made up to then, The Wizard of Oz. This adaption of the L. Frank...