You Can't Have My Planet, But Take My Brother, Please (Hardcover)

By James Mihaley

Feiwel & Friends, 9780312618919, 245pp.

Publication Date: April 10, 2012

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Thirteen-year-old Giles is the last person anyone would expect to save the planet. he's not as charming as his little sister, and not as brainy as his goody-goody older brother. But when Giles witnesses an alien realtor showing Earth to possible new tenants, he knows he'd better do something. With the help of an alien "attorney" and the maddest scientist in middle-grade fiction, Giles just might save humans from eviction from Earth. Let's hope so. The alternatives are...not so hospitable.

About the Author

James Mihaley has milked cows. He drove 1,000 miles in one day for a rock concert. Once, he almost got eaten by a shark. He lives in L.A., where he avoids the paparazzi and feeds the pigeons. "You Can't Have My Planet" is his first novel.

Praise For You Can't Have My Planet, But Take My Brother, Please

“…imaginative…”--Publishers Weekly


“There is plenty of humor in this debut novel…”--School Library Journal