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Gregory Maguire was born June 9, 1954 in Albany, New York. He received a B.A. from the State University of New York at Albany and a Ph.D. in English and American literature from Tufts University. He is a founder and co-director of Children's Literature New England, Incorporated, a non-profit educational charity established in 1987. He writes for both adults and children. His first book, The Lighting Time, was published in 1978. His adult works include Wicked, Confessions of and Ugly Stepsister, Lost, Mirror Mirror, Son of a Witch, and A Lion Among Men. The Broadway play Wicked is based on his book of the same title. His children's books include the picture book Crabby Cratchitt, the novel The Good Liar, and the Hamlet Chronicles series. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister 7,976 copies, 139 reviews
Son of a Witch 7,898 copies, 128 reviews
Mirror Mirror 4,994 copies, 65 reviews
A Lion Among Men 3,666 copies, 74 reviews
Lost 2,940 copies, 50 reviews
Out of Oz 1,458 copies, 42 reviews
After Alice 1,096 copies, 65 reviews
Egg and Spoon 628 copies, 43 reviews
Matchless: A Christmas Story 615 copies, 56 reviews
Wicked / Son of a Witch 583 copies, 6 reviews
Leaping Beauty: And Other Animal Fairy Tales (Author; Narrator, some editions) 450 copies, 14 reviews
The Next Queen of Heaven 399 copies, 40 reviews
Seven Spiders Spinning 294 copies, 9 reviews
The Dream Stealer 156 copies, 1 review
A Wild Winter Swan: A Novel 133 copies, 18 reviews
The Good Liar 113 copies, 3 reviews
Missing Sisters 107 copies, 3 reviews
Four Stupid Cupids 85 copies, 2 reviews
Six Haunted Hairdos 57 copies, 2 reviews
Three Rotten Eggs 52 copies, 3 reviews
Five Alien Elves 43 copies, 1 review
Oasis 40 copies, 1 review
A Couple of April Fools 38 copies, 3 reviews
Cress Watercress 33 copies, 11 reviews
I feel like the Morning Star 21 copies, 1 review
Tales Told in Oz 19 copies, 1 review
Lucas Fishbone 10 copies, 1 review
The Oakthing 2 copies
Rut 2 copies
Interview 1 copy
Puz_le 1 copy
A Paper Christmas 1 copy, 1 review
The Wind in the Willows (Foreword, some editions) 20,279 copies, 304 reviews
Tuck Everlasting (Foreword, some editions) 12,676 copies, 534 reviews
The Faery Reel: Tales from the Twilight Realm (Contributor) 960 copies, 15 reviews
The Green Man: Tales from the Mythic Forest (Contributor) 959 copies, 15 reviews
Am I Blue? Coming Out from the Silence (Contributor) 765 copies, 18 reviews
A Wolf at the Door and Other Retold Fairy Tales (Contributor) 736 copies, 20 reviews
A Glory of Unicorns (Contributor) 517 copies, 4 reviews
Click (Contributor) 433 copies, 34 reviews
Gothic!: Ten Original Dark Tales (Contributor) 330 copies, 13 reviews
After (Contributor) 309 copies, 12 reviews
Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out (Contributor) 290 copies, 7 reviews
Shelf Life: Stories by the Book (Contributor) 269 copies, 4 reviews
Happily Ever After (Contributor) 266 copies, 3 reviews
Half-Minute Horrors (Contributor) 245 copies, 22 reviews
Half-human (Contributor) 234 copies, 5 reviews
How Beautiful the Ordinary: Twelve Stories of Identity (Contributor) 197 copies, 7 reviews
The Secret History of Fantasy (Contributor) 188 copies, 6 reviews
Salon Fantastique: Fifteen Original Tales of Fantasy (Contributor) 120 copies, 1 review
Wicked: Original 2003 Broadway Cast Recording (Original book) 99 copies, 1 review
The Dark of the Woods (Contributor) 84 copies, 1 review
Camelot Fantastic (Contributor) 50 copies, 2 reviews
I Believe in Water: Twelve Brushes with Religion (Contributor) 47 copies, 1 review
Trapped!: Cages of Mind and Body (Contributor) 38 copies, 1 review
Poems (Introduction) 1 copy, 1 review

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