Signed Copies of The Brides of Maracoor

Gregory Maguire unveils the first in a three-book series spun off the iconic Wicked Years, featuring Elphaba's granddaughter, the green-skinned Rain.

Ten years ago this season, Gregory Maguire wrapped up the series he began with Wicked by giving us the fourth and final volume of the Wicked Years, his elegiac Out of Oz.

But "out of Oz" isn't "gone for good." Maguire's new series, Another Day, is here, twenty-five years after Wicked first flew into our lives.

Volume one, The Brides of Maracoor, finds Elphaba's granddaughter, Rain, washing ashore on a foreign island. Comatose from crashing into the sea, Rain is taken in by a community of single women committed to obscure devotional practices.

As the mainland of Maracoor sustains an assault by a foreign navy, the island's civil-servant overseer struggles to understand how an alien arriving on the shores of Maracoor could threaten the stability and wellbeing of an entire nation. Is it myth or magic at work, for good or for ill?

The trilogy Another Day will follow this green-skinned girl from the island outpost into the unmapped badlands of Maracoor before she learns how, and becomes ready, to turn her broom homeward, back to her family and her lover, back to Oz, which--in its beauty, suffering, mystery, injustice, and possibility--reminds us all too clearly of the troubled yet sacred terrain of our own lives.

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The Brides of Maracoor: A Novel (Another Day #1) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063093966
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Published: William Morrow - October 12th, 2021

The first in a three-book series spun off the iconic Wicked Years from multimillion-copy bestselling author Gregory Maguire, featuring Elphaba’s granddaughter, the green-skinned Rain.


Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (Wicked Years #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780060987107
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - November 28th, 2000

A special 25th anniversary hardcover edition of the multi-million-copy-bestselling novel and basis of the Tony Award–winning musical.


Son of a Witch: A Novel (Wicked Years #2) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780060747220
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 26th, 2006

The Wicked Years continue in Gregory Maguire’s Son of a Witch—the heroic saga of the hapless yet determined young man who may or may not be the offspring of the fabled Wicked Witch of the West.


A Lion Among Men: Volume Three in the Wicked Years Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780060859725
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - August 25th, 2009

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.


Out of Oz: The Final Volume in the Wicked Years Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780060859732
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - October 2nd, 2012

“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