Jillian Vs. Parasite Planet
by Nicole Kornher-Stace
ISBN: Print ISBN: 9781616963454; Digital: 9781616963552
Published: July 2021
Available Format(s): Hardcover and Digital
“Nicole Kornher-Stace is a genius.”
—Tiffany Trent, author of The Unnaturalists
Can an anxious eleven-year-old finally find her chill and save her family from creepy aliens? Only if she’s the most awesome, super-brave astronaut since Spaceman Spiff! So take a deep breath, grab your sidekick, hop in a pod, and blast off with Jillian to Parasite Planet.
Eleven-year-old Jillian hates surprises. Even fun ones make her feel all panicky inside.
Jillian’s always dreamed of joining her space-explorer parents on a mission. Now it’s Take Your Kid to Work Day, and she finally has her chance to visit an alien planet! Why isn’t she excited?
When Jillian feels unprepared, she gets scared. Really scared. But she really wants to be a daring adventurer!
So Jillian sets off with her parents to Planet 80 Uma, it’s supposed to be an easy camping trip. But then the local wildlife starts acting super weird…
It’s Jillian versus Parasite Planet, and Jillian is determined to win!