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“Fans will be delighted to revisit the quirky characters and the author’s wry, enchanting humor.” —BCCB
“Umansky’s characters are once again charmingly quirky, and she peppers her tale with amusingly outlandish events.” —Kirkus Reviews
“A good read-aloud choice.” —Booklist
Praise for Clover Twig and the Magical Cottage:
“Fans of Roald Dahl or Eva Ibbotson may enjoy discovering the secret of the magical cottage along with Clover.” —School Library Journal“A rambunctious plot, lashings of corny and delightful wordplay, and an original supporting cast contribute to the fun.” —The Horn Book
“British author Umansky’s giggle-worthy characterizations and dialogue make this winsome read-aloud stand out from the pack.” —Kirkus Reviews
Kaye Umansky is the author of over 130 books for young readers, including The Silver Spoon of Solomon Snow and Clover Twig and the Magical Cottage. She lives in London with a nice husband (Mo), a nice daughter (Ella), and two crazy cats called Heathcliff and Jeremy.
Born in Eugene, Oregon, Johanna Wright has received degrees in puppetry and children’s literature. She is the author of The Orchestra Pit. After living in Brooklyn, New York, Johanna has now returned to Oregon where she spends much of her time writing, painting, and searching for Sasquatch. She lives in Portland with her musician husband and their daughter, Juniper
Kaye UmanskyJohanna Wright
Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year, USBBY Outstanding International Book