Snickety Dickety Doo
Snickety Dickety Doo is a series of children’s travel stories with a dash of imagination and adventure.
Characters – George (11), Marni (9), Fiona (5), Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto
Theme: A family of three children find a box in the garden that contains the planets of the universe in bubble form. Each planet has a secret door on the back. Instructions in the box read “Snickety Dickety Doo”, upon which said, turns the children into miniature size. Then a planet chooses a child to enter into them through their secret door. The bubbles travel to different places around the world, and the children get to experience awesome adventures while learning about the characters of each planet.
The books so far…
Series One: George, Fiona and Marni find a tin of bubbles, not just any ordinary bubbles but planets. The planets shrink the children and take them to faraway lands. Many exciting adventures are had and they try not to let their secret be discovered. Along the way they learn about different cultures, currencies and languages, and are inspired at school.
Series Two: The three siblings continue their adventures around the world in the planet bubbles. They narrowly escape being killed by some monks in Turkey, find a little companion in Paris and visit royalty in Monaco.
In Perth, Western Australia Snickety Dickety Doo can be found at Oxford St Books, Oxford St, Leederville