Alien Encounter

From the Series Alien Agent

  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 6   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Zack’s back at work again, as an Alien Agent. His assignment: find an alien kid who hijacked a spaceship to Roswell, New Mexico. Sound easy? Not quite. Because Zack’s dad is going too. And he’s being chased by a man with a serious grudge against aliens. Can Zack find the missing alien and keep the truth from his dad while escaping the clutches of one Major Garrett? It’s all in a day’s work for Earth’s Alien Agent.

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978-0-82258-873-3
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978-0-76135-248-8
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978-0-76135-911-1
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978-1-46775-880-2
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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Fiction
Copyright 2010
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Darby Creek ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 152
Publication Date 2010-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.3
BISACS JUV053000, JUV037000
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 5.25 x 7.5
Lexile 570
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.2
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 134037
Accelerated Reader® Points 3.0
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Awards, and Original artwork

Awards

  • Eleanor Cameron Award for Middle Grades, Winner, 2010

Illustrator: Mike Gorman

Mike Gorman is a seasoned editorial illustrator whose work has been seen in the New York Times, The New Yorker, Entertainment Weekly, and other publications. He lives in Westbrook, Maine, with his wife, three children, a dog, a cat, two toads, and a gecko.

Author: Pamela F. Service

Born in Berkeley, California, Pamela F. Service grew up loving to hear, read, and tell stories—particularly about weird stuff. Pamela earned a BA in Political Science from UC Berkeley followed by an MA in history and archaeology from the University of London. She spent many years living in Bloomington, Indiana, writing, serving on the city council, and being curator of a history museum. She has a grown daughter, Alex, who is also a museum curator. Pamela is now living in Eureka, California, where she writes, works as a museum curator, and acts in community theater.