Bibliographic Information: Yorinks, A., and Drucker, M. Tomatoes from Mars. [New York]: Harper Collins, 1999. Print.
Brief Annotation: This story is about a bunch of tomatoes that invade the earth from Mars. The whole world doesn’t know what to do so they turn to a genius named Dr. Schtickle to save them.
Genre: Science Fiction
Grade Level: 1-3
Readers who will like this: Students who like tomatoes and the planet Mars.
Rating/Response: 3 I thought this book was weird but I think elementary school students will love it. I think the idea of tomatoes splattering all over the earth will catch the students attention right away.
One question you would ask before a read aloud: What do you know about tomatoes and Mars?
Posted by: JT Radel