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Oct 23, 2018
| ISBN 9780735265585
| Middle Grade (8-12)
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Oct 23, 2018 | ISBN 9780735265585 | Middle Grade (8-12)
A 20th anniversary edition of the classic, bestselling story of a boy and the alien who happens to live in his nose.How do you shut up when your nose is doing all the talking?Alan is not big or strong. He hates playing soccer and can barely keep up in math class. Moreover, he’s fodder for every bully for miles around. But all that changes the day Norbert, an alien from Jupiter, comes to earth on an exploration mission and moves into . . . Alan’s nose. Soon Alan isn’t acting like himself, but is Norbert really to blame? Loud, pushy and hilarious, Norbert teaches Alan to stand up for himself, even when the odds are stacked against him.
Richard Scrimger is the award-winning author of nine novels for young readers, three picture books, and three books for adults. His works have been translated into eight languages, and have been critically acclaimed around the world. Columns detailing Richard’s adventures… More about Richard Scrimger
One of CCBC’S Best Books for Kids & Teens (Spring 2019)
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