Genies Don't Ride Bicycles (Bailey School Kids, #8)

by Debbie Dadey

Other authorsJohn Steven Gurney (Illustrator)
Paperback, 1994

Status

Available

Local notes

PB Dad

Publication

Scholastic Paperbacks (1994), Edition: Reprint, 80 pages

Description

When the Bailey School kids find an old bottle and open its stopper their wishes start to come true, and they wonder if the new man in town might just be a genie.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

80 p.; 5.5 inches

ISBN

0590472976 / 9780590472975

Barcode

3190

User reviews

LibraryThing member crazy4reading
Do Genies exist? I'm sure we all wish they did at sometime. This is the story about four kids that find a bottle and open it. The smell is awful and they throw the bottle in this empty yard.

They are walking away and one of the girls wishes the place was as clean as all the other houses and had lights for Christmas. The wishes the kids ask for are some that every kid would love but then realize how difficult it is to still do things when they are up all night, eating nothing but junk etc.… (more)
LibraryThing member benuathanasia
A silly series that creates more questions than it answers. It's great for formulating theories as well as predictions. The class dynamics should be very familiar to those of the Magic School Bus generation.

Lexile

600L

Pages

80

Rating

(12 ratings; 3.4)
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