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Bartlett Public Library District, 800 South Bartlett Road, Bartlett, IL 60103

Science Fiction



Fuzzy by Tom Angleberger

When Max (Maxine Zealster) befriends her new robot classmate Fuzzy, she helps him navigate Vanguard Middle School and together they reveal the truth behind the Robot Integration Program.


Rocket and Groot: Stranded on Planet Strip Mall by Tom Angleberger

Crash landing on a planet made up of strip malls, maniacal customer service robots and killer toilets, Rocket and Groot record, in riotous detail, their ensuing misadventures.


Star Wars Return of the Jedi: Beware the power of the dark side! By Tom Angleberger

This book presents a retelling of the third Star Wars movie, featuring Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Princess Leia as they battle the Empire.


Space Invaders by Nate Ball

Series: Alien in my Pocket, Book 8

When a fleet of ships from Amp's home planet arrives on Earth, he and his human friend Zack must save the planet from an alien invasion.


The Firefly Code by Megan Frazer Blakemore

Mori and her friends live a normal life on Firefly Lane in Old Harmonie, a utopian community where every kid knows he or she is genetically engineered to be better and smarter, but when a strangely perfect new girl named Ilana moves in, the friends begin to question the only world they have ever known.


The Wild Robot by Peter Brown

Roz the robot discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island with no memory of where she is from or why she is there, and her only hope of survival is to try to learn about her new environment from the island's hostile inhabitants.


Children of Exile by Margaret Haddix

A twelve-year-old girl raised in a foster village is returned to her biological parents, and discovers home is not what she expected it to be.


Criminal Destiny by Gordon Korman

Series: Masterminds, Book 2

After discovering that they are clones of criminal masterminds for a sociological experiment, a group of kids escape from their "perfect" hometown and decide to take Project Osiris down.


A New Class by Jarrett Krosoczka

Embarking on his course of training at the Jedi Academy in spite of his older sister's jealousy, Victor Starspeeder struggles with Master Yoda's assignments, including a requirement to join the drama club to channel his high energy.


Project Alpha by D. J. MacHale

Series: Voyagers, Book 1

Eight boys and girls compete for a spot on the space voyage that will search for a source to solve Earth's energy crisis.


Target Practice by Mike Maihack

Series: Cleopatra in Space, Book 1

Mysteriously zapped thousands of years into the future, a teenaged Cleopatra discovers that she is destined to save the galaxy, a prophecy that compels her to enroll in a high-tech school where she can learn modern subjects, alien languages, and combat fighting.


Mars Evacuees by Sophia McDougall

Alice Dare is twelve-year-old and she is evacuated to Mars to attend school and be trained as soldier, but when all the adults disappear, Alice and her friends must survive on their own.


House of Robots by James Patterson

Series: House of Robots, Book 1

Fifth-grader Sammy Hayes-Rodriguez struggles to fit in when his inventor mother requires him to take her latest creation, a robotic 'brother,' to school with him to learn to become a student.


Fuzzy Mud by Louis Sachar

Tamaya Dhilwaddi and Marshall Walsh have walked to and from school together since elementary school. But their routine is disrupted when bully Chad Wilson starts a fight with Marshall. To avoid Chad, Marshall and Tamaya take a shortcut home through the off-limits woods. They are soon lost, and they find trouble. More trouble than anyone could imagine.


Aliens on Vacation by Clete Barrett Smith

Unhappy at being sent to stay with his grandmother at the inn she operates, The Intergalactic Bed & Breakfast, Scrub discovers that each room is actually a portal to space and the inn's visitors are aliens who are vacationing on Earth.


Beware! Space Junk! by Geronimo Stilton

Series: Spacemice, Book 7

MouseStar 1 is surrounded by floating space junk! Geronimo Stiltonix goes to visit, and discovers that the aliens on planet Cleanix are very wasteful. Even worse, robots that they've thrown in the trash have started to rebel! Can the space mice restore harmony before the robots take over?


MINRS by Kevin Sylvester

Christopher Nichols, his family and friends are relocated to the space colony Perses where minerals and metal ore are mined. After a blackout occurs and connection to the earth is lost, their space colony is attacked and Christopher and a group of survivors are forced into the mining tunnels below the surface of Perses.         


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