Everyone knows the Tin Woodman as Dorothy's lovable sidekick, the tin man who longed for a real heart to beat inside his chest. This novella is the fourth installment to the prequel arc to the edgy thrilling New York Times best selling Dorothy Must Die, The Wicked Will Rise, and Yellow Brick War. It tells what happened to the Tin Woodman after he got his wish.

In The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, the Wizard gave the Tin Woodman a heart, and all lived happily ever after - or so the story goes. But in Heart of Tin, the heart wants the heart wants - and the Tin Woodman's heart pines for Dorothy. The gift that the Wizard once bestowed on him turns twisted and longing. And when Dorothy returns to Oz with her own dark agenda, the Tin Woodman will do whatever it takes to help her rise to power - and to make her his.


The fourth prequel in the series, This is mainly about the Tin Woodman trying to win Dorothy over by showing his devotion to her.