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Abby in Oz (Whatever After Special Edition #2)

by Sarah Mlynowski

tagged: adaptations, humorous stories
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list price: $8.99
edition:Paperback
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published: Jun 2022
pages: 256
ISBN:9780545746731
publisher: Scholastic Inc
Description

In this second Special Edition of the New York Times bestselling Whatever After series, Abby and her friends enter the magical Land of Oz... with hilarious and empowering results!

 

Follow the yellow brick road...

 

I'm with my best friends Robin and Frankie (and my sometimes friend, Penny) when a TORNADO scoops us up and whisks us away. As soon as we land, I can tell we're not in Smithville anymore -- we've been transported into The Wonderful Wizard of Oz!

 

We're excited to meet Dorothy and Toto... but the story isn't going as planned. The Wicked Witch of the East locks us in her dungeon, so we have no way of getting the magic slippers that will take Dorothy home. Plus, the Emerald City is under attack, and the Wizard himself may be in danger!

 

Now we have to:

- Befriend the Lion, the Tin Man, and the Scarecrow

- Flee the flying monkeys

- Learn to steer a hot-air balloon

- Find the courage, heart, and smarts to save the day

 

...or we'll never escape -- and everyone knows there's no place like home!

 

This edition is extra-magical, featuring puzzles, games, and a note from the author.

 

About the Author

Sarah Mlynowski

Sarah Mlynowski is the New York Times bestselling author of the Whatever After series, the Magic in Manhattan series, Best Wishes, Gimme a Call, and a bunch of other books for teens and tweens, including the Upside-Down Magic series, which she cowrites with Lauren Myracle and Emily Jenkins and which was adapted into a movie for the Disney Channel. Originally from Montreal, Sarah now lives in Los Angeles with her family. Visit Sarah online at sarahm.com and find her on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter at @sarahmlynowski.
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Recommended Age and Grade
Age:
8 to 12
Grade:
3 to 7
Editorial Review

 

Praise for the Whatever After series:

 

"Kids will race through these laugh-out-loud, action-packed, magical adventures." -- Max Brallier, New York Times bestselling author of The Last Kids on Earth series

 

"A dazzling gem of a series!" -- Karina Yan Glaser, New York Times bestselling author of The Vanderbeekers series

 

"The feminist in me adored it, and the mother in me loved how my daughter would long to cuddle in close as we read together." -- Danielle Herzog, blogging for The Washington Post

 

"Hilarious... with unexpected plot twists and plenty of girl power." -- Booklist

 

"An uproariously funny read. The swift pace of the tale and non-stop action... will enchant readers from the first page." -- Kirkus Reviews

 

"Giddy, fizzy, hilarious fun!" -- Lauren Myracle, author of Luv Ya Bunches

 

"Tons of fractured fairy tale fun!" -- Meg Cabot, author of Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls and The Princess Diaries series

 

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