Moon Base Alpha Book 1 Space Case


It’s a murder mystery on the moon in this humorous and suspenseful space adventure from the author of Belly Up and Spy School.

Like his fellow lunarnauts—otherwise known as Moonies—living on Moon Base Alpha, twelve-year-old Dashiell Gibson is famous the world over for being one of the first humans to live on the moon.

And he’s bored out of his mind. Kids aren’t allowed on the lunar surface, meaning they’re trapped inside the tiny moon base with next to nothing to occupy their time—and the only other kid Dash’s age spends all his time hooked into virtual reality games.

Then Moon Base Alpha’s top scientist turns up dead. Dash senses there’s foul play afoot, but no one believes him. Everyone agrees Dr. Holtz went onto the lunar surface without his helmet properly affixed, simple as that. But Dr. Holtz was on the verge of an important new discovery, Dash finds out, and it’s a secret that could change everything for the Moonies—a secret someone just might kill to keep...

352 pages    978-1442494862   Ages 8-12

Sequel:  Spaced Out


For Educators:  Link to Lesson Plans and Curriculum Connections:


User reviews

1 review
Already have an account? or Create an account
It is a awesome book,every chapter makes you want to keep on going to the very end.It is very mysterious,you never know what will happen it also makes you wonder you cant stop reading.One more reason is it has great dialogue. I highly request you read it!
Report this review Comments (0) | Was this review helpful? 4 3