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20 Awesome Novels About Aliens

By Matt Heckler May 22, 2013

8 of 21

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Fuzzy Nation

In the future, an independent contractor working for an intergalactic mining company discovers tiny, adorable, fuzzy creatures on a planet that his employer wants to harvest for the resources. When the hero realizes these little animals are actually sapient, he fights against the corporation to prevent hem from destroying their native habitat. Bring a hanky, because this book is proven to make grown men cry like crazy!

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About the Author
Matt Heckler

Matt Heckler is a writer, book critic, musician, movie nerd, sci-fi aficionado, and awesome beard haver from Chicago. When he isn't writing for The MindHut, he is drinking tasty beverages and working on his first novel. Follow him on Twitter @androiddreamer!

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