…a book that is a perfect equipoise of wit, tenderness and empathy.
—The Wall Street Journal
A funny and lightly introspective story on using the imagination to deal with uncomfortable situations and feelings and the loving, empathetic support of family, "The Boy Who Went to Mars" is another delightful offering from award-winning author/illustrator James.
—Reading Eagle (from Kendal Rautzhan’s "Books to Borrow")
With "The Boy Who Went to Mars," author and illustrator Simon James turns in another subtle and heart-warming tale.