Killer Koalas from Outer Space and Lots of Other Very Bad Stuff that Will Make Your Brain Explode!

Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton, illustrator

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Surprise, absurdity, and laugh-out-loud humor are the hallmarks of this New York Times–bestselling author, and in Killer Koalas from Outer Space, Griffiths offers up a collection of ridiculous stories featuring zombie kittens, rocket-stealing ants, and, of course, killer koalas from outer space.

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Killer Koalas from Outer Space and Lots of Other Very Bad Stuff that Will Make Your Brain Explode!
Killer Koalas from Outer SpaceKiller koalas from outer space: They look cute and cuddly, but they'll rip off your face! 
They come here disguised as cute marsupials, but they're really face-ripping extraterrestrials! 
So, if I were you, from this place I would race before those koalas (with unseemly haste) get out their claws and RIP OFF YOUR FACE!THE ENDKILLER KOALAS FROM OUTER SPACE. Text copyright © 2004, 2010 by Backyard Stories Pty Ltd.

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“With a tone that veers between crass and cautionary, the nonstop absurdities and blatant hyperbole will easily find an audience with middle-graders.” —Booklist

 

“Andy Griffiths kicks up the silliness a few notches in this collection of ridiculous stories featuring zombie kittens, rocket stealing ants, and, of course, killer koalas from outer space.” —TucsonCitizen.com

 

“Plenty of kids . . . will laugh their heads off.” —Publishers Weekly

 

* “The genius of this subversive little tome lies in its perfect combination of zany subject matter that will appeal to a broad spectrum of readers and a format that make it easily accessible to beginning and struggling readers.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review


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Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton, illustrator

Andy Griffiths is the New York Times bestselling author of The Day My Butt Went Psycho!, Zombie Butts from Uranus!, and Butt Wars! The Final Conflict, as well as The Big Fat Cow That Goes Kapow and The Cat on the Mat Is Flat. In 2007, he became the first Australian author to win six children’s choice awards in one year for Just Shocking! He is passionate about inspiring a love of books in his young readers, and works as an ambassador for the Indigenous Literacy Project, which provides books and literacy resources to remote indigenous communities around Australia. Andy is a big fan of Dr. Seuss and of cauliflower. He lives in Melbourne, Australia, and is Australia’s most popular children’s writer.

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Terry Denton has worked with Andy on many books, including the Just! series. He lives in Australia.

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Killer Koalas from Outer Space and Lots of Other Very Bad Stuff that Will Make Your Brain Explode!
Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton, illustrator

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
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October 2012
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781250010179
ISBN10: 1250010179
Chapter Book
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 192 pages, Black-and-white illustrations throughout
Age Range: 8 to 12
Grade Range: 3 to 7
$6.99

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Paper Over Board
Feiwel & Friends
October 2011
Paper Over Board
ISBN: 9780312367893
ISBN10: 0312367899
Middle-Grade Fiction
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 176 pages, Black-and-white illustrations
Age Range: 8 to 12
Grade Range: 3 to 7 Information for Librarians

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Lexile: 780LL

$12.99

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Feiwel & Friends
October 2011
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781466827677
ISBN10: 146682767X
Middle-Grade Fiction176 pages, Black-and-white illustrations
Age Range: 8 to 12
Grade Range: 3 to 7
$4.98
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