Spring 2020

Letter to Pluto

From the Series Penpals on Pluto

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

“Mrs. Hall says we have to keep writing, it is a dying art. ‘Good, let it die,’ I said, and then she said, ‘You are staying in at break Jon Fisher.’”

Jon’s teacher has started an interplanetary penpal program. Much to Jon’s annoyance, his penpal, Straxi, is from Pluto, the most boring, smelliest and far away place possible. And if that wasn’t bad enough, she’s a girl!

Format Your Price
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Fiction
Copyright 2020
Publisher Maverick Arts Publishing Ltd
Imprint Maverick Arts
Language English
Number of Pages 128
Publication Date 2020-03-03
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV019000, JUV035000, JUV053000
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 5.1 x 7.8
Lexile 770
Features Author/Illustrator biography and Reviewed


Kirkus Reviews

“A fun and fanciful exploration of life in the future.”—Kirkus Reviews

Author, Illustrator: Lou Treleaven

Lou Treleaven lives next door to a farm in Bedfordshire, England, with her family, a silly dog called Honey and a cat called Badger. She has written plays, picture books, and junior fiction.

Illustrator: Katie Abey

Katie Abey is an illustrator who lives in Derbyshire, UK, with a cat, a hedgehog and a husband. She loves color and this is reflected in her bright studio and her hair, which changes color.