The bestselling author of The Parent Agency and AniMalcolm tackles the time-slip tale of a lonely girl from 3020 and a boy inventor from the present day in typically hilarious and endearing fashion.
From million-copy bestselling author David Baddiel comes a laugh-out-loud and inspiring new adventure for all readers of 8 and up that is ahead of its time – 1,001 years ahead, to be precise…
The year is 3020. [email protected]#YY.3_7 is lonely and bored: she goes to virtual school on her G-Glasses, she only has a talking cat and parrot to hang out with, and she can’t even leave her LivingSpace due to the extreme heat and floods outside. Until the day that Pip explores a glowing ring in a lab and finds herself in a warehouse, in 2019. Where she meets boy-inventor Rahul – who is also lonely and bored. Together, Rahul and Pip are no longer lonely. But they have a whole load of new problems, including hiding talking animals from Rahul’s parents, and finding a way back to the future. Plus – just maybe – saving the world… Future Friendis a terrifically entertaining time-slip adventure that combines action, laugh-out-loud humour and the importance of friendship, in a story that asks the question – what would happen if your best friend came from the future?
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 480 g
Dimensions: 222 x 141 x 34 mm
"An engaging and comic tale" - Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week
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“Perfect for this 9 year old”
My 9 year old son loved it. It was his first dip into sci-fi, and he sped through the book in a few days. All we heard were fits of giggles as he read out parts that tickled him.
“future friend by David Badliel”
I really enjoyed this book and thought that children of 9 + would as well. it was very unusual and full of humour, and dealt with the problems of this world in an entertaining way. amazing that this was written before... More
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