Project X: Alien Adventures: Turquoise: The Trap by Mike Brownlow

Project X: Alien Adventures: Turquoise: The Trap

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


Project X: Alien Adventures: Turquoise: The Trap by Mike Brownlow

The micro-friends arrive on Planet Exis, but a space villain called Badlaw is waiting for them! Now Nok needs the friends' help to defeat Badlaw and save the planet. Find out what happens in Planet Exis. In Attack of the Buzzles, our heroes are chased by a swarm of scary-looking insects will they be able to get away? Nok leads the micro-friends to his home to find his parents, the King and Queen of Exis, but the palace is deserted. Find out what's happened to them in The Empty Palace. In Battle with the Beast, the mysterious Arkon explains to Max, Cat, Ant, Tiger and Nok about the mission that they must go on but first they must face a giant energy beast! Nok loses the precious mission map in Nurp Stampede. Find out if the micro-friends can get it back before they are spotted by Badlaw's Krools. In The Trap, Nok is caught in a trap set by the Krools. Find out if Max, Cat, Ant, Tiger and Seven can save him in time. 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, challenge words, and additional activities that children can do.


It's got scary bits, exciting bits and you don't know what's going to happen in the end so you just have to read it * Daisy 7 * 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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