Squishy Taylor in the Mud (#8)
Author(s): Ailsa Wild
A hilarious junior fiction book series from Ailsa Wild about solving mysteries, blending families and leaping to conclusions!
Sita 'Squishy' Taylor is a cheeky, sneaky 11-year-old who lives with her dad and step-family in a very crowded apartment. Luckily for Squishy, their building is huge - and there's always plenty of mysteries to investigate! Like ...
- How can one person be in two places at the same time?
- Why does pizza taste better outside?
- How do you climb a forbidden staircase?
- Who would steal plants from Squishy's dad?
Australian superstar Squishy Taylor is a curious, likeable and instantly relatable hero for ALL kids aged 6 and up. She's part of a blended family - a new kind of normal for so many kids, whether it's a Modern Family or more of a Brady Bunch. Between nightly Skype-chats with her mum, dealing with a noisy baby or her two new 'bonus sisters', there's always a new challenge or exciting mystery to solve. Squishy Taylor and the Bonus Sisters (#1) was listed as a Notable Book in the 2017 CBCA Awards, and was shortlisted for the 2017 Readings Children's Book Prize. Squishy Taylor and the Tunnel of Doom (#6) was shortlisted for the Wilderness Society's Environment Award for Children's Literature in 2017.
Publication: September 2017
Ailsa Wild is an acrobat, whip cracker and teaching artist who wants to run away from the circus to become a writer. Ben Wood has been illustrating kid's books for over a decade and has worked with many Australian authors, including the likes of Margaret Wild.
- : 9781760128777
- : Hardie Grant Egmont Pty, Limited
- : Hardie Grant Egmont
- : 0.125191
- : August 2017
- : 198mm X 128mm
- : Australia
- : books
- : Ailsa Wild
- : Paperback
- : 1017
- : Ben Wood
- : English
- : 128
- : Black & White