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Even Aliens Need Snacks

Even Aliens Need Snacks

Creating snacks that make most humans queasy, a young chef finds a new clientele--aliens --

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ISBN 9780802723987
Published 1 January 2013 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format Hardback
Author(s) By McElligott, Matthew
Illustrated by McElligott

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ISBN-13 9780802723987
ISBN-10 0802723985
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 7-15 working days
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Walker & Co
Publication Date 1 January 2013
International Publication Date 8 November 2012
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By McElligott, Matthew
Illustrated by McElligott
Category Picture Storybooks
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress Humorous stories, Extraterrestrial beings, Cooking, JUVENILE FICTION / Imagination & Play, JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 280mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 4,067g
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 301100

Description of this Book

In the follow up to his breakout picture book, Even Monsters Need Haircuts, Matthew McElligott brings back the young barber in a new tale where his culinary concoctions bring him galaxy-wide fame. Creating snacks that make most humans queasy, this chef has found a new clientele--aliens. Readers will delight in McElligott's gently offbeat humor and unique artistry as spaceships full of hilarious creatures line up for a taste of the intergalactic cuisine. For space fans, foodies, and budding entrepreneurs alike, this book has something for everyone.

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Awards & Reviews

NZ Review Praise for Even Monsters Need Haircuts * With the distinctive combination of the freakish and the humdrum, it's a good candidate for the stack of battered bedtime favorites. -Publisher's Weekly, starred review There is a lot of care and heart put into this package, which makes it stand out in a crowd -Booklist Full of crowd appeal. -Kirkus Reviews Praise for The Lion's Share McElligott is a triple threat: a sturdy storyteller, a stylish draftsman and a thoughtful wit who makes math funny.-Publishers Weekly

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Author's Bio

MATTHEW McELLIGOTT is the author of several books for children, including Even Monsters Need Haircuts, The Lion's Share, Absolutely Not, and Backbeard and the Birthday Suit. He teaches at Sage College and also visits elementary schools around the country. www.matthewmcelligott.com

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