The Last Kids on Earth and the Cosmic Beyond by Max Brallier (Author), Douglas Holgate (Author)
Hardcover: 272 pages
Age Range: 8 – 12 years
Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers
The newest installment in this New York Times bestselling series introduces new monsters, new bad guys, and tons of new laughs!
It’s the first winter after the Monster Apocalypse. For Jack and his buddies, that means sled catapults, epic snowball battles, and one monstrous Christmas celebration. But their winter wonderland turns dark when a villainess begins hunting them. And this villainess is different–she’s a human.
When the villainess steals Jack’s prized monster-slaying tool, the Louisville Slicer, he vows to get it back. But it won’t be easy. Jack and his friends soon discover that the Louisville Slicer is the key to a dark plan that threatens the entire world–and beyond…
MAX BRALLIER is the author of more than thirty books and games, including the middle-grade series The Last Kids on Earth.
He writes children’s books and adult books, including the pick-your-own-path adventure Can YOU Survive the Zombie Apocalypse? He is the creator and writer of Galactic Hot Dogs, a sci-fi middle-grade series from Aladdin. He writes for licensed properties including Adventure Time, Regular Show, Steven Universe, and Uncle Grandpa.
Under the pen name Jack Chabert, he is the creator and author of the Eerie Elementary series for Scholastic Books and the author of the New York Times bestselling Poptropica: Vol 1: Mystery of the Map.
In the olden days, he was a game designer for the virtual world Poptropica and worked in the marketing department at St. Martin’s Press. Max lives in New York City with his wife, Alyse, who is way too good for him. Follow Max on Twitter @MaxBrallier.