Book review: Squidge Dibley Destroys The School by Mick Elliott

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Book review of Squidge Dibley Destroys The School by Mick Elliott

Book review: Squidge Dibley destroys the school by Mick Elliott | bookboy.com.auThis review is brought to you by my brother Book Boy Jr (12.)

Title: Squidge Dibley

Author: Mick Elliott

Publisher: Hachette Australia
About the book: This book is about a grade-six boy whose world is turned upside down when a new teacher arrives – and a new student called Squidge Dibley causes mayhem in the classroom.

Padman O’Donnell tells the story, and it’s full of little illustrations.

Warning: the new teacher, Vice-Principal Hoovesly has many very silly rules.

What I thought: I thought this was very fun for an easy read and it flowed really well. It was a real page-turner and very exciting – I really liked the classroom setting and the different characters in Padman’s class.

I also like the sketchy, doodle style of the illustrations. If you like Diary Of A Wimpy Kid, or New Kid: Unpopular Me, I think you would like this one.

I recommend this book for ages 6-10, as it’s a really easy read.

Buy Squidge Dibley at Booktopia.

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I'm a 15-year-old Aussie boy who loves to read. My favourite books include 'Jasper Jones', 'To Kill A Mockingbird' and 'The Lord Of The Rings'. My website contains reviews of books from junior fiction to YA novels and, now, adult reads as well. I only review books I like. My brother writes younger reviews for Book Boy as Book Boy Jr. My book reviews have appeared in The Sunday Telegraph, and on sites such as Children's Books Daily, Creative Kids Tales and Inside A Dog. I am a former member of the #LoveOzYA committee (2018).

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