Pattie and her family are among the last refugees to flee a dying Earth in an old spaceship. And when the group finally lands on the distant planet which is to be. Jill Paton Walsh; Illustrated by Lloyd Bloom. Square Fish “The Green Book is a clever and beautifully shaped little combination of future fiction and metafiction. 7 Jul Father said, ‘We can take very little with us.'”” So begins this tale of space-age pioneers, who then travel for four years to a distant planet where.

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So much improbability, it’s a wonder Arthur Dent didn’t come through looking for a spot of tea. What’s the Name o Make friends, have fun, and build confidence!

A truly thought provoking book that my 9 year old daughter and I enjoyed reading. It jilo also a book that allowed me to fill in a category for a challenge Still love this book though.


And when the group finally lands on the distant planet which is to be their new home, it seems that the four-year journey has been a success. Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait But what if this new smelling yelling hitting sibling monster gdeen so bad? Maybe I should know her better! Related Video Shorts 0 Upload your video.


Kindle Greeb Verified Purchase. It’s been years since I’d originally had this book read to me in my 4th grade class, and I remembered it fondly enough to buy it I had to Google a bit to find the title because I couldn’t remember.

A Collection of Children’s Poetry. But full of incre I had such vivid memories of reading this as a child, and I couldn’t remember what it was called or who it was by. Children’s poetry written by two elementary school girls.

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Jan 19, Memorymaven rated it liked it. Feb 10, Melody rated it did not like it Shelves: Comments and reviews What are comments? Please provide an email address. This was an interesting little book. Please try again later.

This, however, does not excuse the book’s numerous scientific flaws, which for me made the book a laughable read. Add both to Cart Add both bbook List. One book per voyager.


It’s a quick read and a decent springboard for discussion I found the first chapter very patn, so I actually went to the library and checked it out so he could take his copy back to class. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. A planet of glass?

Grammar, Grades 7 – 8. They are headed for a far planet that they know almost nothing about, hoping it can sustain human life. This is a very good light sci-fi book. As a reader, I was immersed in the story in a way that few works can accomplish.

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But being the youngest, she gets to name the new planet–“Shine,” she calls it, a planet where all the plant life sparkles like glass. I was pretty surprised to read such mixed reviews of this book.

How will they build with mineral laden wood they cannot saw?