Jillian Jiggs has ratings and 50 reviews. Monique said: Read as part of the Young Adult Quarterly Challenge #21 (March 1-May 31, ) – children’s. No one can keep up with Jillian Jiggs. With boundless energy and imagination, Jillian rushes from game to game. One minute she’s a robot, the next minute. A Treasury of Jillian Jiggs Canadian Title. By Phoebe Gilman. Scholastic Canada Ltd | ISBN Hardcover Pages | ” x ” | Ages 3 to.

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Phoebe Gilman’s Place – My Books – Jillian Jiggs

Jul 16, Tiffany rated it higgs was amazing Shelves: I spent fifteen years at the Ontario College of Art, teaching others how to draw and paint. My Mother loved to read so it was only natural that my brothers and I got our own library cards as soon as we were able to print our names.

This is such a cute story! Books by Phoebe Gilman. Jiggz for telling us about the problem. I like to make up stories and draw pictures. Great fun and a great surprise at the end. Aug 24, Susan rated it liked it Shelves: Resources in your library Resources in other libraries.

I guess we read it til it fell apart. It was because of my daughter, Ingrid, that I became an author. Joti rated it liked it Apr 22, Jan 21, Michelle Sherbet Lemon rated it really liked it Shelves: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Want to Read Jilliqn Reading Read.


Now my niece and nephew love it too and they don’t know the ending either – it’s the same copy! Jillian Jiggs is a funny little girl with huge imagine jilljan can’t seem to stop making a mess, which makes her mom crazy as Jillian constantly promises to clean up.

Jillian Jiggs

jilliaj Jillian leads her friends from one crafty project to another, creating elaborate make belief worlds for them to play in. It still surprises me to be called a writer. I prefer the words to the pictures, which is a little odd since I think of myself as an artist rather than a writer. She spent the whole book making her adorable pigs, and at the end she couldn’t part with them, so she taught people how to make their own.

During her illness, she completed her last works, Jillian Jiggs and the Great Big Snow and The Blue Hippopotamusthough was unable to illustrate jilliwn latter work due to illness.

Phoebe Gilman

There were some good jillizn and illustrations along the way. I could sit and read Jillian Jiggs all day! I sometimes find that rhyming stories can feel a little forced, but with Jillian Jiggs, this is not the case! On the other side, the mother seemed to have some issues – really, crying and fainting because her child’s room is untidy?

Scholastic Canada | Jillian Jiggs to the Rescue

On the positive side, I enjoyed that the story starred a very imaginative, spirited little girl. I like to go ice skating, to the movies and I love reading books. Of course, now I like certain things about it that I never noticed before.


Phoebe Gilman died of leukemia in a Toronto hospital at age 62, two years after recovering from breast cancer. The story flows perfectly. In my opinion, this should be a bookshelf staple for all kids – especially those with a wild soul – and it will definitely be one I read to my kids.

The pictures are life like from the people to the household items seen through out jillixn pages. I really like how big of an imagination Jilian has, and all the different things that she creates. The Globe and Mail. Published July 1st by Scholastic Trade first published January 1st Jillian Jiggs is asked to clean up her messy room.

When the pictures didn’t match t What can I tell you about myself? Aug 21, Reyanna rated it it was amazing. So many kids can relate to this book, I can still relate to it as an adult. It’s also a very predictable book being that My mom used to read this book to me all the time as a child!

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