BookMooch logo
 
home browse about join login
Kaye Umansky : The Silver Spoon of Solomon Snow
?



Author: Kaye Umansky
Title: The Silver Spoon of Solomon Snow
Moochable copies: No copies available
Topics:
>
Published in: English
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Date: 2004-07-01
ISBN: 014131673X
Publisher: Puffin Books
Weight: 0.35 pounds
Size: 5.12 x 0.63 x 7.76 inches
Amazon prices:
$0.48used
$0.49new
Description: Product Description
A comic story set in mock-Victorian times. Solomon Snow discovers, to his amazement, that he is a foundling. A silver spoon was left with him as a baby, but Pa has pawned it. Solomon leaves home in high dudgeon to seek his spoon and his real parents. He joins up with Prudence Pridy, a very bossy girl, and a very irritating child called the Infant Prodigy, who can wind any adult round her little finger. Together they reach Town and promptly meet a glorious cast of assorted larger-than-life characters including a villainous pawnbroker, kidnappers, a child farmer, an awful orphanage and a cheery chimney-sweep's boy. Solly does find his spoon eventually - but the ending takes everyone by surprise.
URL: http://bookmooch.com/014131673X
large book cover

WISHLIST ADD >

SAVE FOR LATER >

AMAZON >

OTHER WEB SITES >

RELATED EDITIONS >

RECOMMEND >

REFRESH DATA >