Books by Glin Dibley

ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"With its undemanding narrative style and Dibley's occasional cartoon vignettes, this will entertain die-hard horse fans—that is, most ten- to 13-year-old girls. (Fiction. 8-13)"
Sophie never wanted a pony, but her mother did; that's how Really (short for Really Mean), Sweetie and Fancy ended up in their yard. Read full book review >
KID TEA by Elizabeth Ficocelli
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2007

"As an inducement to climb into the tub, this makes a bouncy alternative to the likes of Robert Neubecker's Beasty Bath (2005) or the frothy sentiments in Neil Philip's The Fish Is Me: Bathtime Rhymes, illus by Claire Henley (2002). (Picture book. 5-7)"
This bathtime rhyme will tickle young children, though the premise is stretched further than it really goes. Read full book review >
THE STUPENDOUS DODGEBALL FIASCO by Janice Repka
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"Well-meant but not ultimately successful. (Fiction. 10-12)"
Good intentions, a clever premise, and fun facts about circus life can't compensate for a flawed presentation in this anti-bullying message thinly disguised as a middle-grade novel. Read full book review >
DON’T LAUGH AT ME by Steve Seskin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Libraries will need to have the book and CD available for patrons who want to support this program. (Picture book. 4-9)"
An admirable message but this is as didactic as it gets. Read full book review >
TUB-BOO-BOO by Margie Palatini
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

"EWSLUGp1995. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Uh-oh, young Henry Hathaway stuck his big toe into the tub's faucet, and now it won't come out. Read full book review >