Suzie Doozie is a headstrong girl with boundless energy and imagination. In a series devoted to her adventures, she more than lives up to her impish name.
In ‘Suzie Doozie and the Scissors’, Suzie finds an insatiable pair of scissors that craves girls’ hair. And before you know it, it has cut everything in its path. Everything and everyone, in the house and outside, has been touched – even her faithful little friend Dog.
In ‘Suzie Doozie and the Smelly Finger’, blindfolded Dog has to guess the smell on Suzie’s smelly finger. A whole series of foul-smelling objects occur to him, but he’s unable to unlock the mystery of the smelly finger.
Exceeds your wildest expectationsMappaLibri
In ‘Suzie Doozie in the Deep End’, Suzie and Dog explore the deep end of the swimming pool for the first time. She unleashes total chaos and is sent straight back to the wading pool. But that’s discounting Suzie’s resourcefulness…
In ‘Suzie Doozie Takes Up Drawing’, Suzie throws herself headlong into her new hobby. Dog has to pose for her for hours on end. And as we have come to expect from her, it does not take long before her drawing gets out of control.
Benjamin Leroy’s whirling illustrations are closely linked to Jaap Robben’s text in this series. The duo write and illustrate with a lot of empathy and love for the recalcitrant heroine. Despite Suzie’s pranks, the reader feels nothing but sympathy for this disarming little character with her huge, expressive eyes.
Robben & Leroy again excel in delightful, humorous stories. ****Cutting Edge
Leroy has had the time of his life, and thus so do we. Robben’s efficient text goes all out too.De Morgen