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Amos and the Alien by Gary Paulsen

Amos and the Alien

by Gary Paulsen

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 044040990X, Paperback)

In helping an extraterrestrial get back to his planet, Amos hides him under his bed while he and Dunc think of what to do, until Amos starts displaying new powers on the football field, and Dunc thinks the mysterious alien is behind it.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:13:27 -0400)

When Amos and his best friend Dunc have a close encounter with an extraterrestrial named "Girrk," Dunc thinks they should report their findings to NASA. But Amos has other plans. Not only does he promise to help Girrk find a way back to his planet, he invites him to hide out under his bed! Then weird things start to happen, Scruff can't move, Amos scores a game-winning touchdown, and Dunc knows Girrk is behind Amos's new powers.… (more)

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