WAMEGO, Kan. (AP) _ Descendants of the man who penned ``The Wonderful Wizard of Oz'' are headed to northeast Kansas this week to take part in a celebration of the enduring novel.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports Roger and Robert Baum, great-grandsons of L. Frank Baum, will be in Wamego on Saturday and Sunday for the city's ninth annual OZtoberFest event.
Robert Baum and his wife, Clare, will appear in a historical costumed act as L. Frank Baum and his wife, Maud, at the Oz Museum's Little Theater. Roger Baum, who has written more than a dozen Oz books, will be signing copies at the event.
Other Oz novelists, collectors, documentarians and historians also are planning to attend the festival.
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