Aliens: An Owner's Guide by Jonathan Emmett
  

Synopsis

Aliens: An Owner's Guide by Jonathan Emmett

If you have made the brave decision to own your very own alien, then brace yourself for an experience that is out of this world! This extra-terrestrial guide contains all you need to know about caring for your energetic, alien life form. With helpful hints and tips on how to pick the perfect egg and cope with cocoons and hazardous toilet habits (alien pee is acidic!). But watch out! Aliens are intelligent, they develop fast and may wish to return home. If you're not very careful, they may take you with them ...This is an another superbly funny spoof user guide with an intergalactic twist. This is from the creators of Monsters: An Owner's Guide .

About the Author

Jonathan Emmett

Jonathan was born in Leicestershire in 1965, the son of a rig fitter and a primary school teacher. It was while he was at college, studying architecture, that he first developed his skills as a writer and illustrator, creating detailed illustrations to accompany poems and lyrics that he had written. After leaving college, he worked as an architect for several years, before pursuing a full-time career in children’s books.

In addition to writing picture books such as Bringing Down the Moon, Someone Bigger and Pigs Might Fly, Jonathan also writes and paper-engineers pop-up books.
He lives in Nottingham with his wife Rachel, and his children, Max and Laura. His hobbies include walking, reading, furniture design and tinkering with his website www.scribblestreet.co.uk

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Jonathan Emmett
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Author's Website

www.scribblestreet.co.uk/

Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

5th August 2011

ISBN

9780330517416


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