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Wicked Series by Gregory Maguire - Part 1

Wicked was written by Gregory Maguire in 1995. It is the first book in a four book series, the second being “Son of a Witch” the third is “A Lion Among Men” and the fourth is “Out of Oz”. 744 more words


Fairytale Basics: Snow White

Not to be confusing, but there are two stories that use the name Snow White.  There is the familiar one with the dwarfs and evil queen, and then there is the one where another girl named Snow White and her sister Rose Red star. 690 more words

Children's Books

Lost In Oz: A review of Faith Academy’s school production of The Wizard of Oz

The twister-stricken house of Dorothy and Toto has landed on the stage of CADD Theatre at Faith Academy, giving life to some of the most iconic characters of our childhood. 1,414 more words


Upcoming: "Circe" by Madeline Miller

Thanks to Book of the Month Club, I have the option to select at least one of five different books to receive once a month in a nice blue box next to my post box. 126 more words

So last weekend, my Nanna and made the train journey into the metropolis that is Birmingham city centre (which in comparison to our city, it is) to see  370 more words


Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister Book Review

I was highly anticipating reading this book since I bought it. I love retellings of fairy tales and found Gregory Maguire. I was in awe when I realised he wrote Wicked, my favourite musical, but I have yet to read the book. 229 more words