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    • ISBN:9781444003239
    • Publication date:07 Oct 2010

Hello? Is Anybody There?

By Jostein Gaarder
Illustrated by Sally Gardner

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A magical story by the author of the international bestseller, 'Sophie's World'.

In the hours before his brother is born, eight year old Joe has an unusual visitor, Mika, who falls out of a spaceship and lands upside down in an apple tree in Joe's garden. Hens, dinosaurs, an astronaut and a white rabbit all play their part in this magical story in which the encounter between Earth-boy and alien opens up the wonders of the universe. Tender and enchanting as The Little Prince and with the same classic quality, HELLO? IS ANYBODY THERE? confirms Jostein Gaarder as an exceptional writer for children. Sally Gardner's lively pencil drawings on almost every page make this a delightful package.

Biographical Notes

Jostein Gaarder is the author of SOPHIE'S WORLD, a huge bestseller in over 40 countries. He was born in Oslo in 1952 and lives there now with his wife and two sons.

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  • ISBN: 9781858816234
  • Publication date: 03 Aug 1998
  • Page count: 144
  • Imprint: Orion Children's Books
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