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Gregory Maguire

Gregory Maguire wrote the novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, on which the hit musical was based. He is also the author of Mirror Mirror, Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister, Leaping Beauty and Other Animal Fairy Tales, and many other fairy tales for adults and children.

Gregory Maguire appears in the following:

Guest Picks: Gregory Maguire

Friday, November 04, 2011

Writer Gregory Maguire was on the show recently to discuss the last novel in his series The Wicked Years, based on The Wizard of Oz, and he shared his love of pesto sauce!

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Gregory Maguire on the Wicked Years

Friday, November 04, 2011

Gregory Maguire discusses his bestselling series, the Wicked Years, inspired by The Wizard of Oz and the basis for a hit Tony-winning Broadway musical “Wicked.” His latest book is the conclusion to the series: Out of Oz: The Final Volume in the Wicked Years.

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Nutcracker, Rumpelstiltskin, Syriana

Saturday, December 03, 2005

Once upon a time, there was a radio program trapped in the tall tower of a stone building. . . Studio 360 falls under the spell of fairy tales. Kurt Andersen and Gregory Maguire, who wrote Wicked, talk about why at Christmas, America turns into “Nutcracker Nation.” They hear about ...

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Special Guest: Gregory Maguire

Saturday, December 03, 2005

Kurt Andersen talks with Gregory Maguire, author of fairy tales for children and upside-down fairy tales for adults. His novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West is now a blockbuster Broadway musical. He is also the author of Mirror Mirror, Confessions of an ...

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Nutcracker, Haroun, Rumpelstiltskin

Saturday, December 25, 2004

Kurt Andersen and his guest Gregory Maguire, who wrote Wicked, hear about the new opera Haroun and the Sea of Stories, based on Salman Rushdie’s tale about a boy who sets out to save his village from sadness. We find out why at Christmas, America turns into “Nutcracker Nation.” And ...

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Special Guest: Gregory Mcguire

Saturday, December 25, 2004

Kurt Andersen talks with Gregory Maguire, author of fairy tales for children and up-side-down fairy tales for adults.

Gregory Maguire wrote the novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, on which the hit musical was based. He is also ...

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