WorldCat Identities

Umansky, Kaye

Overview
Works: 349 works in 1,082 publications in 9 languages and 24,277 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Adventure stories  Children's audiobooks  Stories in rhyme  Fantasy fiction  Humor  Historical fiction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Librettist, Other, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.U363, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kaye Umansky
The silver spoon of Solomon Snow by Kaye Umansky( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 2,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Solomon Snow, a foundling who was discovered with a distinctive silver spoon in his mouth, sets out to find his parents and receives help along the way from an aspiring writer, a precocious young circus performer, and several orphans
Solomon Snow and the stolen jewel by Kaye Umansky( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to rescue Prudence's father from prison, Solomon, Prudence, the Infant Prodigy, and Mr. Skippy the rabbit find themselves caught up in the mad plans of the villainous Dr. Calimari to steal a fabulous and cursed ruby
I don't like Gloria! by Kaye Umansky( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The family dog tries to cope with the arrival of a new pet
Clover Twig and the magical cottage by Kaye Umansky( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capable and hardworking ten-year-old Clover Twig takes a job as housekeeper for a messy witch, Demelza, but while Demelza is away Clover and an accident-prone neighbor boy must defend the weird cottage from the witch's evil sister
A chair for baby bear by Kaye Umansky( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Goldilocks breaks Baby Bear's chair, Baby Bear's family takes him to buy a new one, but Baby Bear can't find one that's right
Clover Twig and the perilous path by Kaye Umansky( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clover Twig has been warned about The Perilous Path, but when her baby brother goes missing she and her friend Wilf must travel that tricky trail to rescue him from the clutches of Mesmeranza, the evil sister of Clover's employer, Mrs. Eckles
The silver spoon of Solomon Snow by Kaye Umansky( Recording )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Solomon Snow, a foundling who was discovered with a distinctive silver spoon in his mouth, sets out to find his parents and receives help along the way from an aspiring writer, a precocious young circus performer, and several orphans
Alien Alby by Kaye Umansky( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alby and his pet, Squee, can't resist splashing around in the alien swamp even though it's strictly forbidden!
Pass the jam, Jim by Kaye Umansky( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one has time to keep an eye on Jim, a toddler whose sticky antics with jam add to the muddle of a children's party. Suggested level: preschool, juniors
Pongwiffy : a witch of dirty habits by Kaye Umansky( Book )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pongwiffy, a witch of dirty habits, has just moved into a new cave - and she has a problem: her neighbours are some extremely noisy Goblins. Before long Pongwiffy has had enough and asks her best friend, Witch Sharkadder, to help her find somewhere else to live. That's when the problems really start
Sophie and the Mother's Day card by Kaye Umansky( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and Dutch and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophie Rabbit is very proud of the Mother's Day card she has worked so hard to make, but when someone ruins it by taking the beautiful daffodil from the front, Sophie is afraid she will have nothing to give her mother
The stepsisters' story by Kaye Umansky( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone knows Cinderella's story but what about the stepsister's? Angula and Lardine think they should get the prince, the money and the fame and will stop at nothing to get them. But will they live happily ever after? Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Prince Frog Face by Kaye Umansky( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Valentine of Romantica is absolutely outraged - some raggedy old witch has had the audacity to turn him into a frog! A FROG! This just cannot be allowed to stand. He's far too busy interviewing princesses for the honoured post of his girlfriend to be hopping around and squatting in murky water. He had a points system and everything. But apparently he needs to learn manners. Honestly, some people ... A side-splitting comedy caper, complete with Kaye Umansky's sparkling wit and spot-on humour, this is sure to be a hit with boys and girls of all ages. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 8+
Wildly weird by Kaye Umansky( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pinchton finally meets the weirdest member of the Weird family... The House Plant. There is something very strange about the plant, it seems to have a life of its own... and when the Weirds enter it into a local flower show, chaos and comedy ensue.book is also dyslexia friendly
The 13th fairy by Kaye Umansky( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Grimbleshanks, the 13th fairy. She's mad - hopping mad. Everyone else is invited to the royal christening - but not Grimbleshanks. Oh no, she would lower the tone. So Grimbleshanks plans a little curse for the new baby... But what's all this about princes, kisses and sleeping for 100 years? That wasn't in the plan! This is Sleeping Beauty as you've never read it before
The wickedest witch in the world by Kaye Umansky( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the classic tale of Hansel and Gretel with an unexpected twist
The fwog pwince by Kaye Umansky( Book )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tongue-in-cheek adaptation of the traditional fairy tale 'The Frog Prince'
Solomon Snow and the silver spoon by Kaye Umansky( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Solomon Snow, a foundling who was discovered with a distinctive silver spoon in his mouth, sets out to find his parents and receives help along the way from a sharp-minded girl named Prudence, a charming child called the Infant Prodigy, and a filthy (yet extremely cheerful) chimney sweep. Can Solly's new friends help him to reclaim his spoon -- and his true identity?
Dodo doo-doo by Kaye Umansky( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through laugh-aloud words and amazing artwork, find out the real reason dodos became extinct
Algy's amazing adventures in the jungle by Kaye Umansky( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are lots of things Algy doesn't like - top of the list is his own name. Algernon is just weird. Pugh sounds a bit like - well, never mind. Other things on his list include: Girls, the Dark, and Having Adventures. So imagine Algy's surprise when he finds a jungle at the bottom of the garden of his new house! And imagine his irritation when his annoying next door neighbour, Cherry - yes, a GIRL - wants to come and explore it with him. She'll only giggle and whisper if he doesn't go with her. But will they ever make it home again?
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The silver spoon of Solomon Snow
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Solomon Snow and the stolen jewelI don't like Gloria!Clover Twig and the magical cottageA chair for baby bearClover Twig and the perilous pathAlien AlbyPass the jam, JimPongwiffy : a witch of dirty habits
Alternative Names
Kaye Umansky British writer

Kaye Umansky Brits schrijfster

Kaye Umansky escritora británica

어먼스키, 케이 1946

우만스키, 카예 1946-

우만스키, 케이 1946-

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