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The humans

Author: Matt Haig
Publisher: Detroit : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.
Series: Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large Print editionView all editions and formats
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When an extraterrestrial arrives on Earth, his first impressions of humans are less than positive. Taking the form of Professor Andrew Martin at Cambridge University, the visitor is eager to complete his task and hurry back to his own utopian planet. Disgusted by the way humans look, what they eat, their capacity for murder and war, he is equally baffled by the concepts of love and family. But as time goes on, he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Science fiction
Large type books
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Haig
ISBN: 9781410464194 1410464199
OCLC Number: 855362852
Description: 459 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice.
Responsibility: Matt Haig.

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When an extraterrestrial arrives on Earth, his first impressions of humans are less than positive. Taking the form of Professor Andrew Martin at Cambridge University, the visitor is eager to complete his task and hurry back to his own utopian planet. Disgusted by the way humans look, what they eat, their capacity for murder and war, he is equally baffled by the concepts of love and family. But as time goes on, he starts to reconsider.

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