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Jake Whitman wasn’t having a great day. Work was stressful, his girlfriend just broke up with him, and the local brewery was really stretching with its latest punny beer names. No matter how bad the day got, he was not expecting to find an alien in the back seat of his car. Now he’s on the road with federal agents, news media, and who knows what else chasing him. The very ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published 2020 by Independently Published
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Andreas Biedenbach
Dec 27, 2020 rated it really liked it
A book that sometimes brings back memories of E.T., Alf and the Hitchhiker’s Guide to Galaxy. It is quite entertaining and witty. There is always something happening. After reading this book, you will see air fresheners in a completely different light!
Rachel Barnard
Jan 25, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Jake doesn’t necessarily lead a boring life, but he has his routine. Hang out with his girlfriend, have a beer at the local bar with his best friend, and go to work. Then the inevitable happens and his girlfriend breaks up with him. Jake still has routine nights with his friend and a locally crafted beer as well as the usual at work. Jake accepts his life for what it is, until he discovers the alien in the backseat of his car. Upsetting his typical day, Jake decides to seize this opportunity and ...more
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May 05, 2021 rated it really liked it
I thought that this was an engaging story with excellent wordplay. It was a delightful read!
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Phillip Knight Scott is the author of the best-selling The Alien in the Backseat, a humorous buddy road-trip novel featuring one human and one persnickety alien with the Earth’s very future along for the ride.

Phillip lives with his wife and five-year-old son in North Carolina and spent six years working in New York City … enough to know that someone asleep by 10 every night wasn’t made for the Cit
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