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George's cosmic treasure hunt

Author: Lucy Hawking; Stephen Hawking; Garry Parsons
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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George is heartbroken when his neighbor Annie and her space-scientist father move to Florida, but when Annie sends him a secret message telling him she has been contacted by aliens with a terrible warning, he joins her in a galaxy-wide search for answers. Includes scientific essays on space travel.
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Science fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lucy Hawking; Stephen Hawking; Garry Parsons
ISBN: 9781416986713 1416986715
OCLC Number: 264021161
Notes: Includes index.
Target Audience: 008 & up.
Description: 299 pages, [32] pages of color plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Lucy & Stephen Hawking ; illustrated by Garry Parsons.
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George is heartbroken when his neighbor Annie and her space-scientist father move to Florida, but when Annie sends him a secret message telling him she has been contacted by aliens with a terrible warning, he joins her in a galaxy-wide search for answers. Includes scientific essays on space travel.

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Great combination of fact and fiction

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-12-17) Excellent Permalink

Great combination of fact and fiction.  George and his friends use a special computer, COSMOS, to open portals to the universe to follow what they think is alien writing.  The last portal brings them to what they think is the alien but in fact it is the evil scientist who went astray and...
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