Post was not sent – check your email addresses! So, for a young year-old boy I would give it stars, but for anyone older I would drop down to 2 stars. There’s constant action and every character is totally absurd. It’s just as well, since he is sworn to silence about their secret mission and the fact that he has been drafted to help them! Alien Adventures 4 books. It really was a fun book. And so many years later I decided to pick it up and read it myself.

There’s constant action and every character is totally absurd. I review comics and graphic novels at WhatchaReading http: This was another fun read I remember and I hope young readers can still get into this. When you are reading, you imagine how the characters would look, and the illustrations fit perfectly to what I envisioned. So he laughs and the aliens are for real.

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. View all 6 comments. Jun 29, Nick Douglas rated it it was ok.

Nov 04, Scotty rated it liked it Recommends it for: Aliens Ate My Homework would be considered a science fiction story. As it touches on far more than just the fantastical and futuristic idea of an alien landing on earth – bullying, teasing, sibling and parent-child relationships, empathy, yes even gun control – I see it spark many conversations as a book club book.

Dec 17, Kodi H rated it it was amazing Shelves: So Colville’s aliens are especially good at sarcasm and put-downs. We didn’t get to finish listening to it, but I think it is one I’ll re-read with Caleb in the future!


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You are commenting using brjce Google account. You are commenting using your Twitter account. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It is suspenseful, it is funny, and it is relateable. Other books in the series.

aliens ate my homework bruce coville summary

The aliens finally reveal to Rod that BKR the criminal mastermind is wanted because he lacks empathy and is cruel to others for the sake of being cruel.

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 hkmework He is a considered one of the worst criminals in the galaxy. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Next Post Book Review: Oh another crazy detail about the aliens summaty that they have these translator things inside their heads, and they’re always messing with them.

He does what he knows is right, even when that winds up working against him.

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The boy help the aliens to trap the criminal alien. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Want to Read saving…. 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.


This book surprised me as it turned out to be quite different from what I had expected it aliebs be. Published May 8th by Aladdin first published To view it, click tae. Who knows what my reasons were.

Return to Book Page. And I still stand by these books today. After some searching in the digital download of my library I found this highly recommended book.

aliens ate my homework bruce coville summary

It’s almost like a series of jokes, where there’s all this buildup then another alien appears and it’s like a punchline, “oh man I can’t believe there’s another of these crazy aliens. 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.

But there was a lot more science fiction themes introduced than I remember.