The Last Kids on Earth and the Cosmic Beyond (Hardcover)
Viking Books for Young Readers, 9780425292082, 272pp.
Publication Date: September 18, 2018
Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (9/17/2018)
The New York Times and USA Today bestselling series, with over two million copies in print!
"Terrifyingly fun! Delivers big thrills and even bigger laughs."--Jeff Kinney, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Diary of a Wimpy Kid
It's the first winter after the Monster Apocalypse. For Jack and his buddies, that means sled catapults, epic snowball battles, and one monstrous Christmas celebration. But their winter wonderland turns dark when a villainess begins hunting them. And this villainess is different—she’s a human.
When the villainess steals Jack's prized monster-slaying tool, the Louisville Slicer, he vows to get it back. But it won’t be easy. Jack and his friends soon discover that the Louisville Slicer is the key to a dark plan that threatens the entire world—and beyond...
About the Author
Douglas Holgate has been a freelance comic book artist and illustrator based in Melbourne, Australia, for more than ten years. He's illustrated books for publishers including HarperCollins, Penguin Random House, Hachette, and Simon & Schuster, and comics for Image, Dynamite, Abrams, and Penguin Random House.
Praise For The Last Kids on Earth and the Cosmic Beyond…
"Terrifyingly fun! Max Brallier's The Last Kids on Earth delivers big thrills and even bigger laughs."--Jeff Kinney, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Diary of a Wimpy Kid
* "A perfect example of what an illustrated novel can and should be."--Kirkus Reviews, starred review
* "Snarky end-of-the-world fun."--Publishers Weekly, starred review
* "A gross-out good time with surprisingly nuanced character development."--School Library Journal, starred review
"This series is a must-have for middle grade collections."--School Library Journal
"The likable cast, lots of adventure, and gooey, oozy monster slime galore keep the pages turning."--Booklist
"An apocalyptic adventure with a whole lot of heart."--Kirkus Reviews