Lisa Harkrader

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          author of children's and young adult books, including the award-winning

Airball: My Life in Briefs and

The Adventures of Beanboy.

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No Place Like Space

Book #5
in the
How to Be
an Earthling series

The Adventures
of Beanboy

Cool Beans: The Further Adventures of Beanboy

Never underestimate the power of the bean.


starred review, School Library Journal

Saving the world one dodgeball game at a time.


Crystal Kite Award finalist

Coming in 2017

Now Out in Paperback

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