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Harvey Drew and The Bin Men From Outer Space Cas Lester

Harvey Drew and The Bin Men From Outer Space

Cas Lester

Published March 6th 2014
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Kindle Edition
208 pages
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 About the Book 

A really rubbish adventure... in outer spaceHarvey Drew is an ordinary eleven-year-old who dreams of great adventures in outer space. The Toxic Spew is an intergalactic waste disposal ship. The two are on a collision course for chaos!After Harvey unwittingly responds to an alien signal, he is transported to the flight deck of The Toxic Spew by the ships bad-tempered computer, who promptly loses his return address. Even though none of the crew have even heard of Earth, let alone met an Earthling, Harvey becomes Captain of the stroppy, pizza-obsessed, brave (but grubby) crew, and almost immediately has to save them from poisonous pink maggots, dangerous exploding space-rubbish and a multiple spaceship pile-up on Hyperspaceway B16. Luckily, leading his rabble crew out of danger isnt so different from captaining his football team, and it turns out Harvey is just the boy to save the day!ABOUT THE AUTHORCas spent many years having a fabulous time, and a great deal of fun, working in childrens television drama with CBBC. She developed and executive produced lots of programmes including JACKANORY, MUDDLE EARTH, THE MAGICIAN OF SAMARKAND, BIG KIDS and THE STORY OF TRACY BEAKER.Now Cas writes books for children, helps out in a primary school library (where she is Patron of Reading) and looks after her family full-time. She has four children, a daft dog called Bramble and she lives in Oxfordshire. She would absolutely love to go into space. But not on the Toxic Spew. Follow Cas on Twitter: @Cas_LesterREVIEWSHugely original and wildly funny, a true page turner that will delight any child., Jacqueline Wilson