Hello? Is Anybody There?

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Orion Children's Books, 1997 - Brothers - 144 pages
In the hours before his baby brother is born, eight year old Joe has an unusual visitor,Mika, who falls out of a spaceship and lands upside down in a tree in Joe's garden. Hens, dinosaurs and a white rabbit all play their part in this magical, mind blowing story in which the encounter between earth boy and alien opens up all the wonders of the universe.

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More than a little reminiscent of The Little Prince, with a touch of Louis Slobodkin's classic Space Ship Under the Apple Tree, this is a dialogue between a visitor from space and an eight-year-old ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

He is my favourite author, but I didn't really like this one as much as his adult fiction. Read full review

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About the author (1997)

Jostein Gaarder is the author of SOPHIE'S WORLD, a huge bestseller in over 40 countries. He was born in Oslo in 1952 and lives there now with his wife and two sons.

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