TheOZReading Club

Shaggy Man and Polychrome

More than just a musical

Oz is a, frankly, bat-shit insane world of wonder and weirdness, explored in detail by the writer L. Frank Baum in a 14 book series. It’s colourful, beautiful, and odd. Don’t miss it.

Get the illustrations

All of Studio Tendra's illustrations, including those used for the covers in the Oz series, are available as prints for an affordable price. For more information contact Jenný, the illustrator, at

Read Oz Books Seven and Eight

Read Along With Us

Over the next few months, Studio Tendra is going to release all fourteen in new ebook editions, with newly illustrated covers, for free. We invite you to read them all with us as we release them.

The Patchwork Girl of Oz

Ojo the Munchkin boy’s toubles with the Liquid of Petrifaction send him on a quest for the ingredients to an antidote. Along the way he runs into, and gets help from: the patchwork girl Scraps, Dorothy, the Shaggy Man, the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, and more.


Tik-Tok of Oz

Shaggy Man, Polychrome, and others clash with the Nome King as Shaggy Man searches for his brother.


The series so far

  1. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
  2. The Marvelous Land of Oz
  3. Ozma of Oz
  4. Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz
  5. The Road to Oz
  6. The Emerald City of Oz
  7. The Patchwork Girl of Oz
  8. Tik-Tok of Oz

Illustrations so far

  1. Oz 1 and 2: the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman
  2. Oz 3 and 4: the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger
  3. Oz 5 and 6: Dorothy and Toto
  4. Oz 7 and 8: Shaggy Man and Polychrome