Children’s Literature Name Professor Course Institution Date Introduction Frank Baun is the author of the children’s book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. The book was published in 1900 but its fame have spread over the years due to its content and contribution in the field of literature. The story is a fairy tale that tells about the life of the main character Dorothy. She is an orphan and thus she stays with her uncle and aunt. She has a dog by the name Toto which she delights in so much. One day irony which helps to create another world that fits the children. Conclusion In conclusion the story by Frank Baun remains one of the best children books that have ever been written. His story educates children together with offering entertainment as discussed. The author uses great skills with inclusion of different unusual instances which bring the concept of fairytales. Work Cited Baum Lyman Frank. The wonderful wizard of Oz. Oxford University Press USA 2000. Buxton Bill. "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz." Karp Andrew. "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz." Utopian Studies 11.1 (2000): 142-142. [...]
Please submit a synopsis of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (L. Frank Baum), that denotes and considers its genre (100 words). Also please write a description of what the appeal this book would have to children (150 words).