Alien feast

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Roaring Brook Press,
Pub. Date:
2009.
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English
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THE WAR OF THE WORLDS MEETS DOUGLAS ADAMS as two kids and one old man prepare to save the world.

Things are getting better with the alien invasion. Sure it's still not too uncommon to come home and find your step-parents reduced to a pile of unsavory feet—but at least now with the disease killing the aliens off, you have a relatively decent chance of making it through a day without getting mostly eaten. William knows this first-hand, having lost both his step-parents, but when the aliens kidnap his long-time crush Sophie's scientist parents (and the government won't help) it's up to William, Sophie, and William's bizarre Uncle Maynard to save them…and perhaps the rest of the world while they are at it. A hysterically twisted adventure that will knock your feet off!

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series Chronicles of the first invasion
series_with_volume Chronicles of the first invasion|bk. 1.
subject_facet Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction, Extraterrestrial beings -- Juvenile fiction, Kidnapping -- Fiction, Kidnapping -- Juvenile fiction, Orphans -- Fiction, Orphans -- Juvenile fiction, Science fiction, Sick -- Fiction, Sick -- Juvenile fiction, Uncles -- Fiction, Uncles -- Juvenile fiction
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title_full Alien feast / Michael Simmons ; illustrated by George O'Connor
title_short Alien feast