My Alien and Me by Smriti Prasadam-Halls

My Alien and Me

Written by Smriti Prasadam-Halls
Illustrated by Tom McLaughlin


My Alien and Me by Smriti Prasadam-Halls

From Smriti Prasadam-Halls and Tom McLaughlin, the creator of The Accidental Prime Minister, comes My Alien and Me. Children will laugh out loud at this funny and touching picture book that presents humans as aliens and delivers important messages about seeing past differences.


'With its fun, contemporary illustrations and straightforward storytelling, this is a comical, yet poignant, tale' * Rowan Stanfield, Carousel (The Guide to Children's Book) * 'It's a charming story about being different and about acceptance.' * Parents In Touch * 'A super story about unexpected friendship.' * Daily Post * 'A colourful story about the true meaning of friendship and differences.' * Armadillo Magazine * 'Tom McLaughlin's visuals are wonderfully upbeat and his delightfully quirky scenes speak volumes' * Red Reading Hub book blog *'

About the Author

Smriti Prasadam-Halls

Smriti Prasadam-Halls is the international bestselling author of I Love You Night and Day and Don't Call Me Sweet both published by Bloomsbury. Before becoming a full time writer in 2012, she worked in children's publishing and television. She lives in London with her husband and three children, reading, writing and eating avocado pears. Read the author's Q&A here.

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32 pages


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Author's Website


Oxford University Press

Publication date

17th June 2015



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