When a frustrated plea to the universe attracts a motley crew of aliens determined to rescue him, Mike Pillsbury decides he isn't quite ready to relinquish life on Earth. Will his visitors, who all have something at stake, let him stay?
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Thinking better of his original impulse, Mike fends them off until, to his dismay and elation, an actual Jong swoops down, intending to add him and any other convenient beings to its personal zoo.| Read Full Review of Can of Worms (Avon Camelot Book)
Dedicated science-fiction fans will probably find this novel silly, but others looking for something a little wacky and not too taxing may be amused by its rendition of aliens running amok. SometimesMar 29 1999 | Read Full Review of Can of Worms (Avon Camelot Book)
Sometimes Mike Pillsbury's made-up stories about space battles seem more real to him than his life with two highly successful parents, a popular older sister and a mob of classmates who ""think he's weird."" Mike feels like an alien, but he doesn't actually believe he is one until the SOS message...| Read Full Review of Can of Worms (Avon Camelot Book)
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