The Night the Heads Came by William Sleator
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When sixteen-year-old Leo Kasden and his best friend, Tim, an aspiring artist, are abducted and interrogated by aliens, the two teenagers find themselves caught in the middle of an intergalactic feud between the alien Heads and the Others, shape-changers masquerading as humans.

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William Sleator was born on February 13, 1945 in Harve de Grace, Maryland. In 1967, he received a BA in English from Harvard University. He mainly wrote science fiction novels for young adults. His first novel, Blackbriar, was published in 1972. He wrote more than 30 books including House of Stairs, Interstellar Pig, The Green Futures of Tycho, Strange Attractors, The Spirit House, The Boy Who Couldn't Die, and The Phantom Limb. His picture book, The Angry Moon, won a Caldecott Award in 1971. He died on August 3, 2011 at the age of 66.
Published March 1, 1996 by Dutton Juvenile. 172 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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although the aliens' schemes are too confusing to follow easily, the author's many fans and readers who like their stories served up with mind-controlled zombies, chases, captures, twists, levitation, tricks, weird science, and horrible monsters with disgusting table manners brandishing oversized...

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