IF NOT YOU, WHO ELSE? As the mighty alien fleet from the latest computer game thunders across the screen, Johnny prepares to blow them into the usual million pieces. And they send him a message: We surrender. They're not supposed to do that! They're supposed to die. And computer joysticks don't have 'Don't Fire' buttons ...But it's only a game, isn't it. Isn't it?
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A computer-game-inspired adventure by the author of the "Discworld" novels. 12-year-old Johnny sets off on a wild seesaw from reality to the computer game, in a romp involving space warfare, starships and aliens, and a range of characters including the Screewee Captain and Wobbler Johnson.Review:
"An impressively original book with its thrills and spills, its inventiveness, its wit and continuous readability. A rare treat--a top-quality gripping tale genuinely rooted in contemporary culture"-"Daily Telegraph"
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