How To Be A Human (Paperback)
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How To Be A Human (Paperback)

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Paperback 256 Pages
Published: 05/08/2021
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One of children’s fiction’s most accomplished authors returns with a heartwarming story of the most unlikely friendship, as a grounded alien boy strikes up a bond with two schoolchildren.

Who said friends have to match to matter?

When the Star Boy's space-pod crashes in the grounds of Fairfield Academy he knows he must seek shelter. Taking refuge in the school's boiler room to await rescue he discovers that the room's small window is the perfect place to watch humans go by.

The Star Boy knows about humans from his Earth lessons but no one from his planet has ever studied them up close. Now he has the perfect opportunity. There are two humans in particular that catch his attention - a boy called Wes and a girl named Kiki. But as his curiosity grows so does his courage and, making a momentous decision, the Star Boy follows Wes and Kiki into class ... and into their lives.

A warm and otherworldly story about finding friendship in the most unlikely of places, for fans of Tamsin Winter, Cath Howe and Ross Welford.

Publisher: Little Tiger Press Group
ISBN: 9781788951098
Number of pages: 256
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm

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“Hardly ever laugh out loud but...”

I found this joyous. Actually laugh out loud funny because of the adorable Stan who lands (literally) in the middle of Kiki and Wes's awful school lives. Kiki is struggling with the "cool" kids and Wes... More

Stacey

“This is a very sweet book that is intriguing, exciting, and has a fabulous plot”

How to be a Human is a middle-grade story about a young alien called Star Boy who crash lands on Earth. Whilst awaiting rescue he hides in the basement of Fairfield Academy and watches the pupils and wildlife to see... More

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“Lovely”

I really liked this book, it’s reasonably short and very action packed.

All of the characters are well written and the author made me feel like I knew them -very rounded. The illustrations are wonderful!

The ending... More

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