ISBN 9781101476086 | 320 pages | 17 Mar 2011 | Puffin | 8 - 12 years
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The Wizard of Oz meets America's favorite pastime!"A story that playfully mixes storybook characters with stadium action." - Publishers Weekly
Alex Metcalf must be dreaming. What else would explain why he's playing baseball for the Oz Cyclones, with Dorothy as his captain, in the Ever After Baseball Tournament? But Alex isn't dreaming; he's just from the real world. And winning the tournament might be his only chance to get back there, because the champions get a wish granted by the Wizard. Too bad Ever After's most notorious criminal, the Big Bad Wolf, is also after the wishes. And anyone who gets in his way gets eaten!
From beloved baseball author Alan Gratz comes a novel in which classic literary characters are baseball crazy, and one real-world boy must face his fears and discover the surprising truth about himself.
"[An] inventive sports fantasy." - School Library Journal
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