Project X: Alien Adventures: Orange: Don't Press the Buttons! by Mike Brownlow

Project X: Alien Adventures: Orange: Don't Press the Buttons!

Written by Mike Brownlow
Illustrated by Jonatronix
Part of the Project X Series


Project X: Alien Adventures: Orange: Don't Press the Buttons! by Mike Brownlow

The micro-friends, and Nok, are on a school trip to the woods. They shrink for some micro-fun, and find a strange-looking object hidden in some leaves. Find out what they discover in An Amazing Find. The friends find themselves on board Nok's lost spaceship, the Excelsa. Tiger presses a button and the ship takes off! Find out where it's taking them in Blast Off! In Don't Press the Buttons!, Nok shows the friends the ship's fabricator. It makes them some cool, new spacesuits, but what else it can do The ship is flying through space when they see a huge rock. As they get closer, it starts to move! Find out what they have awoken in Worm Song. In Spacewalkc the ship has flown close to a wormhole and has been damaged. Can Max and Tiger repair the ship before it's swallowed by the wormhole? The Excelsa is swallowed by a junk cruncher. Can they find a way to escape before they are squashed flat by the metal pounders? Find out in The Junk Cruncher. Each book comes with notes on the inside front and back covers for teachers, TAs and parents/carers, which give question prompts and points for discussion, phonic practice words, challenge words, and additional activities that children can do.


It's really, really, really awesome * Joey 5 * If you like alien books, you'll like this * Callum 6 * It's good really good * Hannah 6 * All my friends like Dr Who so I know they will like this * Billy 6 *

About the Author

Mike has worked as a freelance illustrator for many years. He has worked for many well-known UK and international companies, and has created branded characters for the likes of Marks and Spencer and Boots, as well as writing and drawing a long-running cartoon strip for the Royal Mail. In 1997 he began to write and illustrate children's picture books. The first to be published was WAY OUT WEST . . . WITH A BABY, closely followed by LITTLE ROBOTS. This second book attracted the attention of Lego Media (now Create TV and Film), and has now been turned into a major animated TV show. As well as creating the book, Mike has also written several of the episodes for the TV series.

Mike's other recent picture books include THE BIG WHITE BOOK, I'VE GOT NITS!, LITTLE ROBOT RABBIT and BOUNCING BABIES. He is currently working on a picture book for Bloomsbury entitled MICKEY MOONBEAM.

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24 pages


Mike Brownlow
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Oxford University Press

Publication date

5th September 2013



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