Kirkus Star
THE KIRKUS STAR
Awarded to Books of Exceptional Merit




Series: Herbert's Wormhole


Released: May 14, 2013

"The farce is frantic to the point of being labored, but there's still plenty of room in the Captain's Underpants for this gang of fellow travelers. (Science fiction. 10-12)"
New threats to their small town, both in the present and the future, again send squabbling frenemies Alex, Herbert and Sammi—aka the intrepid AlienSlayers—through the wormhole in Alex's backyard. Read full book review >
THE RISE AND FALL OF EL SOLO LIBRE by Peter Nelson
Released: April 17, 2012

The three squabbling young time travelers introduced in Herbert's Wormhole (2009) again save their future hometown from alien invaders. Read full book review >

HERBERT'S WORMHOLE by Peter Nelson
Released: May 1, 2009

When ten-year-old Alex Filby zaps the last alien in his Alien Slayer 2 game, his parents celebrate—not because he won, but because Alex promised to play outside for the rest of the summer if he finished the game. Read full book review >