In the hours before his brother is born, eight year old Joe has an unusual visitor, Mika, who falls out of a spaceship and
lands upside down in an apple tree in Joe's garden. Hens, dinosaurs, an astronaut and a white rabbit all play their part in
this magical story in which the encounter between Earth-boy and alien opens up the wonders of the universe. Tender and enchanting
as The Little Prince and with the same classic quality, HELLO? IS ANYBODY THERE? confirms Jostein Gaarder as an exceptional
writer for children. Sally Gardner's lively pencil drawings on almost every page make this a delightful package.
author of SOPHIE'S WORLD. *The new LITTLE PRINCE. *Illustrated by Sally Gardner.