Book Description: This is another "How To" guide and part of the successful series that tells children everything they need to know about the hottest topics in the world today. Recently astronomers located a distant star, with six planets orbiting it, some of which could support life. What if other creatures are living on one of these planets? Just imagine meeting them! "How to Meet Aliens" is the ideal preparation for such a meeting. Children can find out about UFO sightings and alien abduction cases, the best places to watch for UFOs, how people have created UFO hoaxes, and what scientists are doing to make contact with aliens. Clive Gifford is a successful children's science writer. In addition to two previous "How to" titles, he has written "Eyewitness Guide: Communications", "Inside Robots", and "How the Future Began". He also writes for "Techno Quest" magazine.