Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Braidy von Althuis and the Dastardly Djinn” as Want to Read:
Braidy von Althuis and the Dastardly Djinn
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Braidy von Althuis and the Dastardly Djinn

4.50  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  3 reviews
"He should have known this would happen. Wishes in movies and books seemed to go bad, so why would this one be any different?"

Ten-year-old Braidy von Althuis misses his family dearly. Ever since his father, his aunt, and his uncle went to look for Gran in Europe, the house has been quiet and lonely. Even worse, Braidy’s cousin Blockhead is miserable after a breakup. Braid
Paperback, 212 pages
Published October 30th 2018 by Precursor Publishing
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Braidy von Althuis and the Dastardly Djinn, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Braidy von Althuis and the Dastardly Djinn

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-7
Average rating 4.50  · 
Rating details
 ·  4 ratings  ·  3 reviews

More filters
Sort order
Start your review of Braidy von Althuis and the Dastardly Djinn
Heena Rathore Pardeshi
Dec 17, 2018 rated it really liked it
Braidy Von Althuis And The Dastardly Djinn by Cassidy Dwelis is the sequel to Braidy Von Althuis And The Gullible Ghost Hunter. I had a bit of a complaint from the last part because of the absence of a character, but this book totally made up for everything because this part focused mainly on Braidy and Blockhead, Braidy's cousin. So I really, really enjoyed this book (as much as I did the first one, Braidy Von Althuis And The Pesky Pest Controller.)

The story in this book starts where the last
Nov 25, 2020 rated it it was amazing
After reading book 2, I tried to jump ahead and read book 5, but felt I missed something quite important and just couldn’t read book 5, without going back and finding out what happened.

Book 3 does a really good job of picking up shortly after the ending of Book 2.

Gran is gone and most of the family – sans Braidy, his mom, and Blockhead – have gone to search for her.

I felt this book really gave us a more in-depth look at Blockhead. It provided us a backstory to this mystery boy – who he is, how h
Dec 01, 2018 rated it really liked it
This was loads of fun with the appearance of a djinni who spoke in Hindi initially. The story had a changed family equation with the disappearance of the grandma and nearly the entire family in search of her in Europe. Only Braidy, mum, and Blockhead were at home, while cleaning, a ceramic container was found which had the djinn.

One wish and Blockhead became normal with a human head which caused a whole lot of problems. To reverse the wish, Braidy and cousin had to find the djinn, travel far, fa
rated it it was amazing
Sep 05, 2021
marked it as to-read
Dec 17, 2018
Jeanna Massman
marked it as to-read
Oct 30, 2020
marked it as to-read
Jan 04, 2021
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
I’m Cas, and I love storytelling! I’m incredibly passionate about writing, art, and anything that allows me to create my own worlds. My goal is to write dreamy fiction for all ages that is unique, inspiring, and imaginative. I want my books to instill wonderment in the reader. I like to write about themes that include coming of age, magic realism, identity, relationships, and bullying. My books ar ...more

News & Interviews

Need another excuse to treat yourself to a new book this week? We've got you covered with the buzziest new releases of the day. To create our...
24 likes · 3 comments