Mar 04, MarkH rated it it was amazing Shelves: One day an alien spaceship comes crashing through Rod’s bedroom window. They demand that he helps them to find a missing part of their ship so that they can continue with their mission of finding an intergalactic criminal, then re-enlarge their ship and return home. For some reason I didn’t trust her judgement to recommend me books when I was young. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. This is read and forget type of book. You are commenting using your Google account. I think the zany cast of characters, each with their own voice, and kooky things to say, keeps Aliens Ate My Homework interesting. The boy help the aliens to trap the criminal alien.

Bruce Coville’s ‘Aliens Ate My Homework’ movie, feat. William Shatner, now on DVD

Oh another crazy detail about the aliens is that they have these translator things inside their heads, and they’re always messing with them.

After reading it, I have no doubt that many of my upper primary students will enjoy it. It really was a fun book. Coville hits the mark in this book with humor and vocabulary that exceeds the reading level, but does not lose the target audience. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. So, for a young year-old boy I would give it stars, but for anyone older I would drop down to 2 stars.

Other books in the series. THats all i read about so far.


Aliens Ate My Homework

Alien Adventures 4 books. I’m still thankful to this series for introducing me to some basic sci-fi concepts as a kid, but I think I could have learned them from a more compelling story. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: A few parts lagged, but it was funny, and had some strong messages, but perhaps it was because i read it aloud, but it really felt slow.

ho,ework The man can do very diverse voices, and he understands the importance of tone and expression as he reads a story. They are so beautiful and help you imagine the story so much more. Can Rod, who is incapable of lying, keep his alien visitors a secret and help them succeed in their mission while getting his science project done on time? Mar 30, Claire rated it really liked it.

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I like summarj one alot more than some of the other Bruce Coville books I’ve read, where there isn’t as much going on because there’s less characters. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Caleb and I loved it! We didn’t get to finish listening to it, but I think it is one I’ll re-read with Caleb in the future!

When you are reading, you imagine how the characters would look, and the illustrations fit perfectly to what I envisioned.

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This book is an especially good read for children because it helps sumnary understand cpville bullying isn’t just mean, but it can be considered an intergalactic crime!


View all 6 comments. When a tiny intergalactic starship crashes into the bedroom of year-old Rod Allbright Jayden Greigit’s the start of the adventure of a lifetime for him and his cousin Elspeth Lauren McNamara.

Of course, no one believes Rod this time, so they don’t bother to ask him why the aliens are here. May 29, Megan rated it really liked it.

aliens ate my homework summary bruce coville

Mar 04, MarkH rated it it was amazing Shelves: No, I didn’t listen to it. Sep 17, Natalia rated it it was ok Shelves: Nov 05, Bossy Kiya Jakiya rated it it was amazing. But the problem is that they it his homework and the boy can not lie. Mar 04, Travis Clemens rated it liked it.

All seasoned with a good amount of humor and accompanied by at times a bit creepy black and white illustrations, makes this a book that will also keep reluctant readers eagerly turning the pages. Next Post Book Review: Post was not sent – check your email addresses!