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Roger Stanton Baum (born 1938) is a former banker and stockbroker, and currently (as of 2005) a childrens author, residing in Las Vegas. Baum publishes under the name Roger S. Baum. Baum is a former resident of Los Angeles. He also tours the country, reading from and signing his childrens books. Baum is the great-grandson of L. Frank Baum, the original creator of the Oz series, and grandson of Frank Joslyn Baum, who published The Laughing Dragon of Oz in 1935. Many of Roger S. Baums childrens books are set in the same world.Baum had written short stories and another childrens book, entitled Long Ears and Tailspin, before being approached by the International Wizard of Oz Club in 1987 to write original Oz stories. The success of his Oz books allowed him to leave his banking job in 1990, and become a full-time childrens author. Sometimes Baums earlier material is reworked in his later books, Long Ears and Tailspins Candy Land reappears in his 2000 Toto book, for example.His work does not follow the history in the canon Famous Forty Oz books, even disregarding information given in his great-grandfathers fourteen.Baum book Lion of Oz and the Badge of Courage was made into the movie, Lion of Oz, and a film adaptation of his book Dorothy of Oz is planned by Summertime Entertainment. Legends of Oz: Dorothys Return is slated for a 2014 theatrical release.