The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams.
Arthur Dent is the only human to survive the worst Wednesday ever! On that very day the earth was destroyed by Vogons building a new hyperspace highway. Luckily, for Arthur, he and his best friend Ford Prefect, an alien from the outer rim of the galaxy, survived the treacherous road works and stowed aboard the Vogon’s ship, on their journey around the galaxy. Unfortunately for them they’re found out and blasted into space, even worse though was that the Vogon captain made them listen to his poetry, it’s the some of the worst poetry in the galaxy, they only do it to torture people. When your blasted into space there’s almost no chance that a ship will run across you let alone pick you up, so what’s the going to be different for Arthur and Ford?
Teen Rating: A seriously funny yet exciting book. 5/5 . 12+ .