Interstellar pig

by William Sleator

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 197 Downloads: 141
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Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , Dutton, 1984.

StatementWilliam Sleator.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7
The Physical Object
Pagination197p. ;
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18450696M
ISBN 10034039787X
OCLC/WorldCa13670105

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A youth discovers the interstellar pig, which had been out of circulation for quite some time. Aliens start to show up, the game is revealed, and interesting events start to unfold.

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About William Sleator. William Sleator (–) was the author of numerous science fiction books for children and young adults, including Interstellar Pig, House of Stairs, and Blackbriar. William Slaetor uses vivid description in Interstellar Pig to make this book great.

This book's many characteristics combined for an excellent novel. In this book, Barney, the main character, who is 16 years old, is vacationing at a cottage with his parents. About a week into their two week vacation, interesting neighbors arrived.5/5(5).

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Sixteen-year-old Barney is resigned to another boring vacation at his parents' summer rental, reading science fiction novels and keeping out of the sun. When Zena, Manny. A teenager becomes interested in a strange board game called "Interstellar Pig," the obsession of his new and unusual neighbors, and he soon stumbles into a nightmare when he discovers that the game is real.

All Book Search results » About the author ()/5(18). It looks like a dull summer at the beach for Barney - until he learns the chilling history of the house his family's renting.

And the people next door are just as curious about it as he is. At first, Barney is flattered that Zena, Manny, and Joe want to spend so much time with him, and he's eager to join them in their favorite board game, Interstellar Pig, where rival aliens stop at nothing to /5(15).

From creepy to hilarious to murkily outlandish: a freewheeling science-fiction nightmare/comedy from the inventive author of The Green Futures of Tycho (as well as several non-sf winners).

Barney, 16, is summering with his folks in a rented house on the New England coast&#;a house that once belonged to a tormented, insane 19th-century sea-captain.

And staying in the cottage nearby are Author: William Sleator. One of my children has asked me to read all of William Sleator's books.

So far they are great. Interstellar Pig is innovative and entertaining story-telling, and it reminds me of what books for young people could be like, before "YA" became a category/5(16). Plot Summary. When Zena, Manny, and Joe move into the cinder-block cottage next door, Barney is intrigued by their glamorous, exotic fascination grows when Zena introduces Barney to their favorite pastime: Interstellar Pig, a board game in which the key objective is to finish the game with the Piggy card in hand.

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In addition to being an imaginative science fiction book, Interstellar Pig is a fun nautical adventure. The salty New England coastal setting is very atmospheric, and the antics of the book involve at various times a windsurfing session, a treasure hunt across a deserted island and even a Nor’easter that sets the stage for the showdown.

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Interstellar pig ( edition) | Open Library/5(3). Sequel: Parasite Pig Barney's boring seaside vacation suddenly becomes more interesting when the cottage next door is occupied by three exotic neighbors who are Pages: Barney and The Piggy are back in this long-awaited, delightfully icky sequel to Interstellar Pig ().

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