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Maguire, Gregory

Overview
Works: 183 works in 964 publications in 8 languages and 56,905 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction, American  Historical fiction  Ghost stories  History  Fairy tales  Humorous fiction  Christmas fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Other, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: PS3563.A3535, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Gregory Maguire
 
Most widely held works by Gregory Maguire
Wicked : the life and times of the wicked witch of the West : a novel by Gregory Maguire( Book )

101 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 6,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fable for adults on the subject of destiny and free will by a writer of children's books. It tells the story of Elphaba before she became the Wicked Witch of the West in the land of Oz. The novel traces her career as nun, nurse, pro-democracy activist and animal rights defender
Son of a witch : a novel by Gregory Maguire( Book )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 3,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sequel to Wicked returns to the land of Oz to tell the story of Liir, an adolescent boy last seen hiding in the shadows of the castle after Dorothy did in Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West. Bruised, comatose, and left for dead in a gully, Liir is shattered in spirit as well as in form. But he is tended at the Cloister of Saint Glinda by the silent novice called Candle, who wills him back to life with her musical gifts. What dark force left Liir in this condition? Is he really Elphaba's son? He has her broom and her cape, but what of her powers? Can he find his supposed half-sister, Nor, last seen in the forbidding prison, Southstairs? Can he fulfill the last wishes of a dying princess? In an Oz that, since the Wizard's departure, is under new and dangerous management, can Liir keep his head down long enough to grow up?
A lion among men by Gregory Maguire( Book )

28 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this third novel of the "New York Times"--Bestselling series, civil war looms in Oz, and an ancient oracle named Yackle prepares for death. But before she can die, the Cowardly Lion arrives seeking knowledge about Elphaba Thropp, the Wicked Witch of the West--the woman who had defended him when he was a cub
Out of Oz : the final volume in the Wicked years by Gregory Maguire( Book )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glinda, former Throne Minister, held under house arrest by General Cherrystone, obtains the infamous Grimmerie, supposedly a volume of magical lore, coveted by Oz. Meanwhile, Lir's daughter Rain begins her quest to discover her true identity and unravel the layers of political and personal secrets that have caused strife and division in Oz
Mirror mirror by Gregory Maguire( Book )

35 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of "Snow White" set in Renaissance Italy draws a link between the original fairy tale and the Borgia family's infamous practice of poisoning its enemies
After Alice by Gregory Maguire( Book )

27 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alice toppled down the rabbit-hole 150 years ago, she found a Wonderland as rife with inconsistent rules and abrasive egos as the world she left behind. But what of that world? How did 1860s Oxford react to Alice's disappearance? Ada, a friend of Alice's mentioned briefly in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, is off to visit her friend, but arrives a moment too late--and tumbles down the rabbit-hole herself. Ada brings to Wonderland her own imperfect apprehension of cause and effect as she embarks on an odyssey to find Alice and see her safely home from this surreal world below the world
Egg & spoon : a novel by Gregory Maguire( Book )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1905 czarist Russia, an impoverished country girl Elena and the aristocratic Ekatrina meet and set in motion an escapade that includes mistaken identity, a monk locked in a tower, a prince traveling incognito, and the witch Baba Yaga
Wicked : the life and times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire( Recording )

32 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This re-creation of the land of Oz, tells the story of Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West, who wasn't so wicked after all. Past the yellow brick road and into a phantasmagoric world rich with imagination and allegory, Wicked just might change the reputation of one of the most sinister characters in literature
Lost by Gregory Maguire( Book )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winifred Rudge attempts to write a novel about a woman haunted by the ghost of Jack the Ripper, and finds herself the object of spectral phenomena as she arrives in London to find her friend John mysteriously missing
Seven spiders spinning by Gregory Maguire( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven prehistoric spiders that had been trapped in ice for thousands of years bring excitement to rural Vermont and briefly unite two rival clubs at a local elementary school
What-the-Dickens : the story of a rogue tooth fairy by Gregory Maguire( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a terrible storm rages, ten-year-old Dinah and her brother and sister listen to their cousin Gage's tale of a newly-hatched, orphaned, skibberee, or tooth fairy, called What-the-Dickens, who hopes to find a home among the skibbereen tribe, if only he can stay out of trouble
The good liar by Gregory Maguire( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now an old man living in the United States, Marcel recalls his childhood in German-occupied France, especially the summer that he and his older brother Rene befriended a young German soldier
Son of a Witch by Gregory Maguire( Recording )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the land of Oz, after Dorothy has destroyed the witch, an adolescent boy named Liir, who may be the witch's son, is willed back to life at the Cloister of Saint Gilda
Matchless : a Christmas story by Gregory Maguire( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entwines the classic fairy tale of the little match girl with a story of Frederik, whose mother is seamstress to the queen and who spends many evenings crafting a village in the attic of their small, cold home
Leaping Beauty : and other animal fairy tales by Gregory Maguire( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the bestselling author of the adult novel "Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West" comes this unique take on eight classic fairy tales. Illustrations
A lion among men by Gregory Maguire( Recording )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this third novel of the New York Times bestselling series, civil war looms in Oz, and an ancient oracle named Yackle prepares for death. But before she can die, the Cowardly Lion arrives seeking knowledge about Elphaba Thropp, the Wicked Witch of the West--the woman who had defended him when he was a cub
Hiddensee : a tale of the once and future Nutcracker by Gregory Maguire( Book )

15 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hiddensee: An island of white sandy beaches, salt marshes, steep cliffs, and pine forests north of Berlin in the Baltic Sea. Godfather Drosselmeier, a one-eyed toy maker, presents a Nutcracker to Klara, his goddaughter. Klara is a young girl in distress on a dark winter evening... and everyone, however lonely or marginalized, has something precious to share
The next queen of heaven : a novel by Gregory Maguire( Book )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the new millennium approaches, the eccentric town of Thebes grows even stranger. Clocked by a Catholic statuette, Mrs. Leontina Scales begins speaking in tongues. Her daughter, Tabitha Scales, and her sons scheme to save their mother or surrender her to Jesus--whatever comes first. Meanwhile, choir director Jeremy Carr, caught between lust and ambition, fumbles his way toward Y2K. Only a modern master like Gregory Maguire can spin a tale this frantic, funny, and farcical. The ancient Sisters of the Sorrowful Mysteries join with a gay singing group. The Radical Radiants battle the Catholics. A Christmas pageant goes horribly awry. And a child is born. THE NEXT QUEEN OF HEAVEN is Maguire's most imaginative story yet"-
Out of Oz by Gregory Maguire( Recording )

22 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gregory Maguire returns readers to the Land of Oz as he presents the fourth and final installment in the Wicked years series. Once peaceful and prosperous, the spectacular Land of Oz is knotted with social unrest. The Emerald City is mounting an invasion of Munchkinland, Glinda is under house arrest, and the Cowardly Lion is on the run from the law
 
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Wicked : the life and times of the wicked witch of the West : a novel
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גרגורי מגווייר

מגווייר, גרגורי

מגויר, גרגורי

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マグワイア, グレゴリー

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Son of a witch : a novelA lion among menOut of Oz : the final volume in the Wicked yearsMirror mirrorWicked : the life and times of the Wicked Witch of the WestLostSeven spiders spinningWhat-the-Dickens : the story of a rogue tooth fairy