Solomon Snow and the Stolen Jewel

Solomon Snow and the Stolen Jewel

By Kaye Umansky; Scott Nash (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), Hardcover, 9780763627935, 245pp.

Publication Date: March 13, 2007


Solomon Snow and his stalwart friends return in a second mock-Victorian extravaganza!

In their second adventure, the intrepid trio becomes ensnared in a plot to steal a priceless ruby. But what do a stubborn donkey, a shady dwarf, and Mr. Skippy the rabbit have to do with it all?

About the Author
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.

Scott Nash is an award-winning illustrator of the Flat Stanley series and Saturday Night at the Dinosaur Stomp by Carol Diggory Shields. His design firm, Nashbox Studios, has lent its expertise to such kid-centric brands as PBS, Nickelodeon, and Disney. He lives in Maine. You can visit him online at