The President of the United States, a cat of course, is grabbing ten minutes to read the newspaper before he starts his meetings for the day when suddenly the lights go out and he is left in the dark. The worst part of it is that he gets coffee up his nose. The world has 60 days...yes 60 days worth of power left. How can the Earth be saved?
Being a topcat leader this presidential cat gets on the phone with the World's Best Scientist. Yes, he is turning to science to solve this huge problem. The scientist is also a cat. You get the idea.
Can the World's Best Scientist come up with a plan? You betcha. But they are going to need a specially trained force of cats to make this work. Who do you call? The Catstronauts! Waffles, Major Meowser, Blanket and Pom Pom...wait where's Waffles?
This team from CATSUP Mission Control is ready to blast into action. They are roger that for building a rocket, training and zooming off into outer space to save the world.
A thrilling out of this world adventure, jam-packed with sidesplitting fun, and nonstop action that launch into one heck of a pageturner...happily the illustrations are in color! Out of this world!!! Perfect for Jokesters!
978-0316307451 160 pages Ages 8-12
Other titles in the series: Race to Mars, Book 2
Tone: Humor; Fun
Characters: All cats; funny team
Pacing: Quick as a mouse
Recommended by: Barb Langridge, abookandahug.com
*********** When the world is thrust into darkness due to a global energy shortage, the Worlds Best Scientist comes up with a bold plan to set up a solar power plant on the moon. But someone has to go up there to set it up, and that adventure falls to the CatStronauts, the best space cats on the planet! Meet the fearless commander Major Meowser, brave-but-hungry pilot Waffles, genius technician and inventor Blanket, and quick thinking science officer Pom Pom on their most important mission yet!
In this graphic novel, debut author and illustrator Drew Brockington breathes life into a world populated entirely by cats, brimming with jokes, charm, science, and enough big boxes and tuna sandwiches for everyone!--from the publisher