Books by Gregory Maguire

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Gregory Maguire received his Ph.D. in English and American Literature from Tufts University, and his B.A. from the State University of New York at Albany. He was a professor and co-director at the Simmons College Center for the Study of Children's Literature from 1979-1985. In 1987 he co-founded Children's Literature New England. He still serves as co-director of CLNE, although that organization has announced its intention to close after its 2006 institute.
The bestselling author of Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister, Lost, Mirror Mirror, and the Wicked Years, a series that includes Wicked, Son of a Witch, and A Lion Among Men. Wicked, now a beloved classic, is the basis for the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical of the same name. Maguire has lectured on art, literature, and culture both at home and abroad.
He has three adopted children and is married to painter Andy Newman. He lives with his family near Boston, Massachusetts.

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Wicked: Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (Wicked Years Book 1)
by Gregory Maguire
This is the book that started it all! The basis for the smash hit Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Gregory Maguire's breathtaking New York Times bestseller Wicked views the land of Oz, its inhabitants, its Wizard, and the Emerald City, through a darker and greener (not rosier) lens. Brilliantly inventive, Wicked offers us a...
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Categories: All Fantasy
A Lion Among Men: Volume Three in The Wicked Years
by Gregory Maguire
Return to a darker Oz with Gregory Maguire. In A Lion Among Men , the third volume in Maguire’s acclaimed, New York Times bestselling series The Wicked Years, a fuller, more complex Cowardly Lion is brought to life and gets to tell his remarkable tale. It is a story of oppression and fear in a world gone mad with war fever—of...
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Son of a Witch: Volume Two in The Wicked Years
by Gregory Maguire
In this captivating New York Times bestseller, beloved author Gregory Maguire returns to the land of Oz and introduces us to Liir, an adolescent boy last seen hiding in the shadows of the castle after Dorothy did in the Witch. Is he really Elphaba's son? He has her broom and her cape—but what of her powers? In an Oz that, since the...
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Out of Oz: The Final Volume in the Wicked Years
by Gregory Maguire
“Maguire’s work is melodic, symphonic, and beautiful; it is dejected and biting and brave. How great that people flock to these magical novels.” — Los Angeles Times Book Review Bestselling author Gregory Maguire’s remarkable series, The Wicked Years, comes full circle with this, his fourth and final excursion across a...
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Categories: All Fantasy
The Next Queen of Heaven: A Novel
by Gregory Maguire
“A delight….[A] funny and warmhearted exploration of the sacred and the profane.” — Washington Post “Reading The Next Queen of Heaven is like hanging on to the back of an out-of-control carnival ride—terrifying, thrilling, a once-in-a-lifetime adventure.” —Ann Patchett   New York Times...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction
Lost: A Novel
by Gregory Maguire
“A brilliant, perceptive, and deeply moving fable.” — Boston Sunday Globe   Publishers Weekly calls Gregory Maguire’s Lost “a deftly written, compulsively readable modern-day ghost story.” Brilliantly weaving together the literary threads of J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan , Charles Dickens’s A Christmas...
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Categories: Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction
Mirror Mirror: A Novel
by Gregory Maguire
“A brilliant achievement.” — Boston Herald   “Entertaining…profound….A novel for adults that unearths our buried fascination with the primal fears and truths fairy tales contain.” — Christian Science Monitor   Gregory Maguire, the acclaimed author who re-imagined a darker, more dangerous...
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Categories: All Fantasy; All Historical Fiction; All Sex & Erotica
Missing Sisters
by Gregory Maguire
Alice's life is about to change. She's a skinny orphan. She's never been able to hear too well. And she can't speak too well, either. The only person who seems to care for her—one of the nuns at the orphanage—gets taken away from Alice in a freak accident. And then one day somebody calls Alice by the wrong name. Miami , she...
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Categories: All Children's Lit
Matchless: An Illumination of Hans Christian Andersen's Classic "The Little Match Girl"
by Gregory Maguire
With Matchless, Gregory Maguire has reinvented the Hans Christian Andersen classic The Little Match Girl for a new time and new audiences. Originally asked by National Public Radio to write an original story with a Christmas theme, the New York Times bestselling author of Wicked and A Lion Among Men was once again inspired by...
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Categories: All Children's Lit; All Fantasy; Contemporary Fiction
Leaping Beauty: And Other Animal Fairy Tales
by Gregory Maguire
Who better to wreak havoc with eight beloved fairytales than Gregory Maguire, the brilliantly funny author of the adult novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West , as well as of the hilarious middle–grade series, The Hamlet Chronicles . Zany animals of all species run through these fractured tales with...
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Categories: All Children's Lit
What-the-Dickens
by Gregory Maguire
A terrible storm is raging, and ten-year-old Dinah is huddled by candlelight with her brother, sister, and cousin Gage, who is telling a very unusual tale. It’s the story of What-the-Dickens, a newly hatched orphan creature who finds he has an attraction to teeth, a crush on a cat named McCavity, and a penchant for getting into...
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Categories: All Children's Lit; All Fantasy
Egg and Spoon
by Gregory Maguire
In this tour de force, master storyteller Gregory Maguire offers a dazzling novel for fantasy lovers of all ages. Elena Rudina lives in the impoverished Russian countryside. Her father has been dead for years. One of her brothers has been conscripted into the Tsar’s army, the other taken as a servant in the house of the local...
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Categories: All Children's Lit; All Teen Lit
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