Random House USA
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Lily is 9. Her sister Daisy is 1. And she's no ordinary baby. Somehow, when she was born, something went rather wrong... and now Daisy is a Witch Baby. Nobody knows this but Lily - she's the only one who can see when Daisy makes the fridge float in the air, or turns people into slugs, or summons up her very stinky dog Waywoof...nnThe sisters have just moved to a new neighbourhood, and their mum wants them to make friends. She decides to throw a party and send Lily and Daisy out to deliver the invitations. They meet some odd characters along the way... Will the party be a big success or will Daisy's magic mean things are even more chaotic than normal?
About the Author
Debi Gliori is the author and illustrator of many books for children, including the very popular Mr Bear series. She won the Children's Book Award picture book section, and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal in 1997. Her backlist in Doubleday/Corgi includes TELL ME SOMETHING HAPPY BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP and THE VERY SMALL. PURE DEAD MAGIC, the start of a series, was her first novel. Debi lives in Scotland, near Edinburgh.
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It is what I have come to expect from a Debi Gliori book, jammed with hilarious and often gross jokes. I giggled all the way through...I can't recommend this story highly enough for lovers of magic, humour nor even books. A wicked triumph.,Packed with toilet humour, wonderfully wacky characters and crazy goings on, this book has plenty of ingredients to keep the kids entertained.,gripping and exciting,I thought this book was really funny. On a scale of 1 to 10 I would give it a 10. I can assure you I will read it again! It is an emotional funny book mixed with different feelings and kids all over will really enjoy it. I just love this book, you cannot beat it.,Gentler girls will adore Debi Gliori's Witch Baby and Me which dramatises sibling rivalry with eccentric wit.,Narrator Lily is a like-able character and seven to ten-year-olds will find the book a real page-turner ? particularly when one little girl is turned into something rather disgusting!,Fans of magic, humour, or downright gross gags about pooping will love it!nWHAM gives Witch Baby And Me four out of five for enjoy-ability!,I would recommend this book to my friends because it is very very funny,Debi Gliori has done it again with yet another beautiful book with stunning illustrations,A real page-turner for children aged seven to ten.,Witch Baby and Me is a sparky, current and clever book with a wide appeal. It is an easy read and one that I highly recommend.,...chaotically zany, funny, and full of toilet humour.,Very funny story?plenty of magic and surprises,Fans of her Pure Dead series will love the atmospheric descriptions, fantastic plot and wild characters. The book is a visual pleasure, with the sparkling story unfolding in different fronts and generously sprinkled with superb illustrations. It is above all a wonderful story that will make you laugh out loud.,A charming comedy about sibling jealousy, it takes a six-year-old's belief in magic and in passionate feelings equally seriously.,Lots of fun... Adorable pictures.,Fluent readers from 8-11 yrs who enjoy flights of imagination and earthy humour will like both the story and accompanying line drawings.,The illustrations are absolutely adorable. I love Witch Baby, and I almost love WayWoof.,It's charming, quirky stuff, just right for 7+