The X-Files: Earth Children Are Weird: A Picture Book (Pop Classics #2) (Hardcover)

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By Kim Smith (Illustrator)
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Description


One the most beloved TV shows of all time is now a sweet, silly, sci-fi bedtime story perfect for kids and their parents!

Best pals Dana (Scully) and Fox (Mulder) have pitched a tent in the backyard for a sleepover. But the night is full of strange sounds, lights, and shadows. Surely there’s a rational, scientific explanation for everything . . . or is there? With beautiful illustrations of pint-sized Dana and Fox, this humorous and not-scary-at-all story will introduce the cult TV show to an entire new generation of fans.

About the Author


Kim Smith is the illustrator behind the Quirk Books Pop Classics series, including Home AloneHome Alone 2, The X-Files: Earth Children Are WeirdE.T. the Extra-TerrestrialBack to the FutureBuffy the Vampire SlayerThe Karate Kid, and Doctor Who: The Runaway TARDIS. She has illustrated several other children’s books, including The Great Puppy Invasion (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017), Builder Brothers: Big Plans (HarperCollins, 2018), and Boxitects (Clarion Books, 2020), her author/illustrator debut. Kim lives in Calgary, Alberta with her dog, Whisky, and husband, Eric. Visit her online at kimillustration.com.

Praise For…


“[The X-Files: Earth Children Are Weird is] a fun take on the duo’s love for exploring the unknown.”—CNET

“If you love The X-Files, you’ll have a blast with this humorous story featuring pint-sized Dana and Fox.”—Screen Rant

“The perfect spooky-ish read.”—Red Tricycle

“Kids will delight in the spooky-but goofy story and the surprise at the end, and parents will chuckle at this new take on an old favorite.”—GeekDad

“Will entertain both parents and kids alike.”—Connecticut Parent

“With beautiful illustrations of pint-sized Dana and Fox, this humorous and not scary-at-all story will introduce the TV show to an entire new generation of fans.”—Story Monsters Ink

Praise for other books in the Pop Classics series:
“Thanks to the delightful illustrations of Kim Smith, families can bond over the lovable alien and his friendship with Elliot in book form.”—Jami Ganz, Entertainment Weekly, on E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial 

“I was quickly won over by the charm of the writing and the awesome illustrations. Kim Smith's drawings have a distinctive style that imbues life into every single page.”—Sweety High, on Buffy the Vampire Slayer
 
“A lovely trip down memory lane that you can share with your little ones.”—Neatorama, on Back to the Future
 
“Smith’s art is excellent. . . . Her illustrations do a terrific job summing up the key moments of the movie, creating a rich picture of what happens in the film in only 40 pages.”—Comics Worth Reading, on The Karate Kid
 
“Kids will delight in the spooky-but goofy story and the surprise at the end, and parents will chuckle at this new take on an old favorite.”—GeekDad, on The X-Files: Earth Children Are Weird

Home Alone: The Classic Illustrated Storybook offers all the fun of the original movie in a darling hardcover package whose read-aloud story teaches lessons about responsibility and the importance of family.”—Pop Culture Insider, on Home Alone
Product Details
ISBN: 9781594749797
ISBN-10: 1594749795
Publisher: Quirk Books
Publication Date: August 15th, 2017
Pages: 40
Language: English
Series: Pop Classics