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Kaye Umansky

  • 5 stars across 112 books
    Kaye Umanksy Biography
    Kaye Umansky began life as a teacher turning to writing after the birth of her daughter. She is now the author of many well-loved books including Pass the Jam, Jim and Pongwiffy, which will celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2018. She is a marvellous performer of her own work and a jazz singer in her own time. 
    5th October 2017

    Witch for a Week

    'A Bewitching tale, charmingly told and is certain to delight any witch in the making' M.G, Leonard, award-winning aut... More

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    9th January 2018

    Just Plain Weird

    A silly and riotous tale of the craziest family you know from the master of laughs and fun, Kaye Umansky! The Primms may... More

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    6th September 2018

    Wish for a Witch

    Everyone is already the spell of this charming new series from Kaye Umansky... 'Umansky is one of our most delightf... More

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    1st May 2019

    Witches (Un)Welcome

     Everyone is already the spell of this funny series from Kaye Umansky...       'Umansky is one of our most delightful ... More

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    1st April 2005

    Stomp, Chomp, Big Roars! Here Come the Dinosaurs!

    This is the way we stomp our feet, Stomp! Stomp! Stomp! This is the way we like to eat, Chomp! Chomp! Chomp! Stomp! Ch... More

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    30th June 2016

    Naughty Naughty Monster

    I'M A NAUGHTY NAUGHTY MONSTER! ARE YOU READY? HERE I COME! I AM HUNGRY FOR MY DINNER AND I WANT YOU IN MY TUM! The Na... More

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    3rd June 2004

    My Very First Joke Book

    My Very First Joke Book is full of the very funniest and best jokes! An excellent introduction to jokes and jok... More

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    2nd May 2013

    Early Reader: Algy's Amazing Adventures in the Jungle

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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    4th February 2014

    The 13th Fairy

    Grimbleshanks just wanted to be invited to the Royal Christening. All the other fairies had been invited. But not her -... More

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    5th June 2014

    Early Reader: Algy's Amazing Adventures in Space

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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