Reviews by children...




What readers are saying about Stick Boy...


“Funny... exciting... highlights the power of connection and the empowering feeling of friendship, inclusion and belonging, as well as solving a mystery.”
“A thought-provoking and successful début.”
Síne Quinn, RTÉjr


“Fast-paced and jaunty... an attractive,
fun read for even the most reluctant of readers.”

“If you have a young reader who loves Dog Man and Tom Gates,

this illustrated book is a perfect addition to their bookshelves.”
Sarah Webb,


“This book is twisty and turny and VERY funny.”
“A sure-fire hit with reluctant readers.”

Book Boy and Library Girl


“Accessible and entertaining.”

The Bookseller


“Laugh-out-loud funny.”

Mrs Sydney's Famous World's Smallest Library


“I laughed so much I farted.”

Lucy Wootten, age 9


“Something a bit different...
a very original idea.”

Books for Topics


“Superb story and delightful illustrations...

Three thumbs up from my family!”

Erin Hamilton


“Hilarious... clever...
so much fun.”

Arthur, age 9


“Very fancy.”

Mama Coomey


“Stands out as a sure favourite in the making”

“A funny, adventurous book... Perfect for fans of Dogman that may need a little extra to stop them gobbling up the Dogman books in half an hour!”

Amy's Book Blog

“Fast-paced... Fizzes with excitement”

Jill Bennett


“Full of jokes and bright illustrations,

it will have young readers giggling throughout.”
Heather Fishwick


“A super-funny, super heart-warming story
of falling to pieces and sticking yourself back together.”

Primary Teacher Bookshelf


“A gripping cartoon adventure.”

Evening Echo




Reviews by teachers...




© 2023 Paul Coomey

Stick Boy is published by Little Tiger Press

ISBN: 9781788952309