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The Doom Machine

The Doom Machine

by Mark Teague
When a spaceship lands in Vern Hollow, Jack´s hometown, he and his no-account inventor-uncle Bud are busy trying to fix a car driven by Dr. Shumway and her daughter, Isadora. Although Uncle Bud secretly knows the aliens are after one of his inventions, everyone is surprised when the space aliens capture seven of Vern Hollow´s residents and take them into outer space on a wild adventure. . .
Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
3.4
Lexile Measure
610L
Book Type
Chapter Book
Genre
Comedy and Humor, Science Fiction, Science Fiction and Fantasy

About the Author

Mark Teague Mark Teague's highly original stories have been published internationally to great acclaim for nearly two decades. His numerous awards and honors include both the Book Sense Book of the Year Award and the Christopher Medal, and his titles regularly appear on the bestseller lists of the New York Times and Publishers Weekly.

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