Squishy Taylor and the Bonus Sisters (#1)

Author(s): Ailsa Wild

Junior Fiction

Modern Family meets Harriet the Spy in this hilarious mystery series! 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...* Why does Squishy have to share everything with her new step-sisters?* Why is her next-door neighbor the crankiest man in the world?* Why are green jelly snakes the yummiest?* Who's that hiding in the basement?

Squishy Taylor is an inquisitive kid who lives in a Melbourne apartment her dad and Alice, their baby, and her two stepsisters - Jessie and Vee (her mum works for the UN in Geneva). Readers from 6-9 will be captivated by the satisfying mystery and parents (it’s a great read-aloud) will be delighted by the fresh depiction of modern family life.


Product Information

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.

General Fields

  • : 9781760126759
  • : Hardie Grant Egmont
  • : Hardie Grant Egmont
  • : June 2015
  • : 198mm X 128mm X 9mm
  • : Australia
  • : February 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Black & White
  • : 128
  • : Ben Wood
  • : Paperback
  • : Ailsa Wild