The Many Worlds of Albie Bright

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By Christopher Edge
Publisher Delacorte Books for Young Readers
The Many Worlds of Albie Bright
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Fun science meets humor and heart in this adventure about a boy who is searching for his mother . . . in a parallel universe. Stephen Albie Bright leads a happy, normal life. Well, as normal as it gets with two astrophysicist parents who named their son after their favorite scientists, Stephen Hawking and Albert Einstein. But then Albies mother dies of cancer, and his world is shattered. When his father explains that she might be alive in a parallel universe, Albie knows he has to find her. So, armed with a box, a laptop, and a banana, Albie sets out to do just that. Of course, when youre universehopping for the very first time, its difficult to find the one you want. As Albie searches, he discovers some pretty big surprises about himself and our universe(s), and stumbles upon the answers to lifes most challenging questions. A poignant, funny, and heartwarming adventure, this extraordinary novel is for anyone who has ever been curious.Praise for The Many Worlds of Albie Bright:A big book with a big brain, big laughs, and a big, big heart. FRANK COTTRELL BOYCE, New York Times bestselling author of Millions and Cosmic Hilarious and full of heart. PIERS TORDAY, author of The Last Wild Id love this book in all the worlds. Heartbreaking, heartwarming, heartstopping. Amazing. HOLLY SMALE, author of the awardwinning Geek Girl series Heartwarming. The Guardian Proves the theory that novels about science can be enormous fun. The Times Childrens Book of the Week (UK) Moving, and exploding with scientific ideas and wonder. The Herald (UK)

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36144 words36,144 words
178 pages178 pages
Lexile 960LLexile 960L
Grade 4 to 7Grade 4 to 7
Age 9-12Age 9-12
Published 2017Published 2017

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