Ozma of Oz

Ozma of Oz

By Eric Shanower (Text by (Art/Photo Books)); Skottie Young (Illustrator)

Marvel Comics Group, Paperback, 9780785142485, 200pp.

Publication Date: May 23, 2012

Dorothy is back, and she's not in Kansas anymore. But she's not in Oz, either L. Frank Baum's magical world comes to life once again as our beloved Dorothy Gale takes yet another unexpected trip to a mystical, faraway land. This time, Dorothy winds up in the land of Ev; she meets new friends such as Tik-Tok the mechanical man and Billina, perhaps the cleverest chicken you'll ever encounter. Dorothy will also have to face the wicked Nome King, who's imprisoned the royal family of Ev. Lucky for her, she'll get help from her Oz friends such as the Tin Woodman and the Scarecrow - along with the new Queen of Oz, the lovely Ozma But can even their combined might win the day and see Dorothy back home? COLLECTING: Ozma of Oz 1-8.

About the Author
Shanower was born in 1963 in Key West Florida. Since 1984 he has been a professional cartoonist. He lives in San Diego, California.

Skottie Young is an award-winning cartoonist and writer who illustrates New York Times bestselling adaptations of L. Frank Baum's Oz novels for Marvel Entertainment. His unique art style and sensibilities have drawn acclaim worldwide, earning him multiple Eisner Awards. He has worked in comics, toys, and animation for Marvel, Warner Bros., Image Comics, Mattel, Cartoon Network, and many more. Skottie lives in Illinois.