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Speedy in Oz


Author(s):Ruth Plumly Thompson
Illustrator(s):John R. Neill
Publisher(s): Reilly & Lee
Year Published: 1934
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Fantasy – American
Age Range: Ages 7-9: Short Chapter Books
Pages: 298
This is an All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
LCCN: unk83008504
OCLC: 2027936


Legendary Umbrella Island flies magically through the air - until it careens smack into the forehead of an extremely unpleasant giant. Meanwhile, Speed - the New York lad - is making a soaring trip skyward himself, propelled by an erupting geyser and encased in Terrybubble, the jolly, living skeleton of a huge dinosaur. It’s soon up to Speedy to save the Princess of Umbrella Island from bothe the demands of Loxo the Giant and the warring countries of Roaraway and Norroway.

This book is the Main Edition.

This book belongs to the Series: Oz