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Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (1995) written by Gregory Maguire

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Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (1995) (Book) written by Gregory Maguire
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Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (Book)

written by Gregory Maguire

1995
 
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The novel is a political, social, and ethical commentary on what good and evil really are. It takes place in The Land of Oz, in the years leading to Dorothy's arrival. The story centers on Elphaba, the misunderstood green-skinned girl who grows up to become the notorious Wicked Witch of the West.