Frank Baum - Author
1856-1919
American
Whenever I feel blue, I start breathing again.

L. Frank Baum

L. Frank Baum (1856 - 1919) was an American writer and dramatist, who wrote on a part-time basis until he published 'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz' at the age of 44, at which time he retired to write on a full-time basis. In all he wrote a further thirteen 'Oz' books, and these works have been hugely popular ever since.

Books by L. Frank Baum