The way back home

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Publisher:
Philomel Books,
Pub. Date:
2008.
Language:
English
Description
From the illustrator of the #1 smash hit The Day the Crayons Quit comes an imaginative tale of friendship in a world where what makes us different isn't nearly as important as what makes us the same.When a boy discovers a single-propeller airplane in his closet, he does what any young adventurer would do: He flies it into outer space! Millions of miles from Earth, the plane begins to sputter and quake, its fuel tank on empty. The boy executes a daring landing on the moon . . . but there’s no telling what kind of slimy, slithering, tentacled, fangtoothed monsters lurk in the darkness! (Plus, it’s dark and lonely out there.) Coincidentally, engine trouble has stranded a young Martian on the other side of the moon, and he’s just as frightened and alone. Martian, Earthling—it’s all the same when you’re in need of a friend.
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ISBN:
9780399250743
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.1, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 590L
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Grouping Title way back home
Grouping Author jeffers oliver
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-20 04:48:58AM
Last Indexed 2019-01-22 04:51:33AM

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subject_facet Cooperativeness -- Juvenile fiction, Extraterrestrial beings -- Juvenile fiction, Moon -- Juvenile fiction, Space flight -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The way back home
title_full The way back home / Oliver Jeffers
title_short The way back home