About maddie

My name is Madeleine Meech and I am a student at Hillcrest Middle School. I started this blog in grade 6 but am now in grade 8. I also apologize for the "Awesomeness" stuff, but if I ever post anything more, it will not be that immature.

Summer Reading Picks: The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy

rating: 9/10

author: Douglas Adams

Pages: 149

Genre: science fiction comedy weirdness

Age Group: all ages

Year: 1979

Summary: The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy is a very strange book, with many weird names and weird facts and it’s just weird. So at the start there is a man named Arthur Dent and he lives in England. He wakes up and there are bulldozers trying to knock his house down to make room for a bypass. So he lies in front of the bulldozer so they can’t run over him. So then his friend who’s name is Ford Prefect comes over and tells him that the world is going to end in about an hour so they should go get some drinks, and he somehow convinces him to come with him to the pub when some bull dozers are going to destroy his house. So they do and Ford drinks about 8 drinks, and Arthur drinks 1. Then Ford tells everyone in the pub that the world is going to end and they get all panicked. Then they go outside and a giant shadow is cast across the entire world. A w