105th out of 236 books — 204 voters
Witches Don't Do Backflips (The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids #10)
The kids of Bailey school discover some pretty weird grown-ups living in Bailey City, but none are stranger than the new gym teacher. The kids try to find out if he is a witch determined to find spells.
Paperback, 96 pages
Published September 1st 1994 by Scholastic Paperbacks
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“Witches Don't Do Backflips” includes four main characters two boys Eddie and Howie, two girls named Liza and Melody. The four friend are signed up for gymnastics, even though the girls were excited about it the boys were not so thrilled. Once the friends first see their gymnastics teacher, Miss Brewbaker, they suspect her of being a witch. This story doesn’t make it clear whether or not Miss Brewbaker is a witch but it does give the children and readers to suspect that she is. She looks like a...more
Aug 05, 2011 Dolly rated it 3 of 5 stars Recommends it for: children starting to read chapter books
This is the tenth book in the The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids series. We've only read a few of them so far, but our oldest really likes them. We won't likely read these books in order, but it doesn't seem to matter much. It's a fun story and we like the fact that all of the strange characters may or may not be the "monsters" they are portrayed to be. We are looking forward to reading more books in this series.
The Bailey School Kids is a best-selling children's book series by Marcia Thornton Jones and Debbie Dadey. Its main characters are a group of four children (Eddie, Howie, Liza, Melody) who suspect some persons in the stories are popular folk lore or fairy tale characters. They are appealing because they mix a familiar story in with this group of kids. Mid-grammar school
i used to read these books alot when i was little but now i just read them sometimeswhen i'm board or something u still think there pretty good i mean they don't have to much mystery in it but it was cute like the other books it was a very fast read but still a nice story 4 kids
Debbie Dadey is the author and co-author of 158 books for children, including the Mermaid Tales series from Simon and Schuster and the beloved Adventures of The Bailey School Kids from Scholastic. Ms. Dadey is a former teacher and librarian. Please like her at Facebook.com/debbiedadey.More about Debbie Dadey...