E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
- An illustrated storybook adaptation of the blockbuster film
- A great read even if you haven't seen the film
- Great for storytime with children aged 4-8
Be good.When E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial was released in theaters 35 years ago, its bittersweet story enchanted millions and the film surpassed Star Wars to become the highest-grossing movie of all time. You are your friends quoted classic lines from the film like "E.T. phone home!" and "Ellllllliotttt!" Now it is time to pass along your long for this sweet and sentimental tale to the next generation of sci-fi fans.
The cinematic blockbuster is transformed into an illustrated storybook, with colorful, adorable drawings by Kim Smith. Here is a story you can't help but love: After E.T. is stranded on Earth, he takes refuge with Elliott, a boy in need of a friend. Together they find a way to help E.T. get back home. Along the way, both child and alien learn important lessons about courage, friendship, and the power of imagination. This is the perfect read-along story for children, their parents, and E.T. fans across the universe.
- Author: Melissa Mathison
- Publisher: Quirk Books
- ISBN: 9781683690108
- Pages: 40
- Cover: Hardcover
- Year: 2017
- Edition: 1st
- Genre: Children