Books by Tom Newsom

THE MYSTERY OF THE CUPBOARD by Lynne Reid Banks
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1993

"Cupboard'' book, but fans won't want to miss it; with a first printing of 75,000, they won't have to. (Fiction. 10-13)"
When Omri's family moves to the country house his mother has inherited, he learns the earlier history of the magical cupboard first featured in The Indian in the Cupboard (1980). Read full book review >
I SAILED WITH COLUMBUS by Miriam Schlein
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 30, 1991

"Maps; serviceable full-page drawings; historical note; attractive format. (Fiction. 8-12)"
A fictional account of Columbus's first voyage, based in part on the explorer's diaries. Read full book review >