Melinda Metz is the author of over sixty books for teens and middle-grade readers, including the YA series Roswell High and Echoes (originally published as Fingerprints). She has worked on TV shows such as Roswell (based on her series) and Missing. Melinda lives in Concord, North Carolina with her dog, Scully.
HIGH Interest - LOW Reading Level
He comes from an alien world. But he's the best hope for Earth.Jake Rose is half human. And half alien.He must find the truth. What are Rison aliens doing on Earth?Risons need a new home. Their planet will soon blow up. They can breathe air. They can breathe in water. They want to live in Earth's seas. But some Earthlings don't want the aliens. They try to stop the aliens.Earth is the Rison hope for living. For survival.But Jake is Earth's best hope for survival, too.Can Rison and Earthlings live together? Read to find out.Adapted from Sleepers, by Darcy Pattison
"A celebration of the power of the imagination and the triumph of the human spirit." --Amy Sturgis, Ph.D., award-winning genre scholar, StarShipSofa and Mythgard Institute at Signum University (praise for "Seven Against Mars")