Nick's Reviews > Cosmic

Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce
Rate this book
Clear rating

M 50x66
's review
Mar 14, 2011

really liked it
bookshelves: science-fiction, juvenile-fiction
Read in March, 2011

A very enjoyable romp through the outrageous world of a kid who gets to play at being grown up for a while, due to an outrageous set of circumstances.
Several of the technologies are far in advance of our own, which puts this into the realm of SF, but oddly, the only thing I found truly unbelievable had to do with perfectly normal radar, and how an object everyone in the world would be tracking could possibly get misplaced.
Still, the story moves along quickly, and the portrayals of the overly competitive families are the best since a certain chocolate factory...

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Cosmic.
Sign In »

No comments have been added yet.