Also known as Alien Invasion!.
School has finally started in Spooksville. For Adam and his friends the first day is disturbing. Their science teacher seems to be an alien monster! He is some weird kind of reptillian creature from another planet. A creature who not only grades hard, but eats his students as well.
At least this is what Adam and his friends think.
The alien must be evil. He must be destroyed.
Unfortunately, their science teacher is not so easy to stop!
Christopher Pike is the pseudonym of Kevin McFadden. He is a bestselling author of young adult and children's fiction who specializes in the thriller genre.
McFadden was born in New York but grew up in California where he stills lives in today. A college drop-out, he did factory work, painted houses and programmed computers before becoming a recognized author. Initially unsuccessful when he set out to write science fiction and adult mystery, it was not until his work caught the attention of an editor who suggested he write a teen thriller that he became a hit. The result was Slumber Party (1985), a book about a group of teenagers who run into bizarre and violent events during a ski weekend. After that he wrote Weekend and Chain ... (more)