Journey to Mars
Journey to Mars front cover
Front cover of Journey to Mars.
Type: Chapter book
Author(s): Scott Peterson
Publisher: Disney Press
Published: January 17, 2012
Pages: 112
Age range: Ages 7 and up
ISBN 10: 1423127803
ISBN 13: 978-1423127802

Journey to Mars is a book which was released on January 17, 2012. It is the 10th chapter book. It covers the episodes "Unfair Science Fair" and "Unfair Science Fair Redux (Another Story)".

Book Summary

Part 1

Baljeet is discouraged about his prospects at a science fair, so Phineas and Ferb decide to help him build a portal to Mars. Candace competes with Wendy for a job to be with Jeremy. Meanwhile, Dr. Doofenshmirtz seeks to overcome a past rival: a bicarbonate volcano.

Part 2

While Phineas and Ferb help Baljeet to build a portal to Mars, Candace thinks no one, not even her friends, wants to talk to her. An accidental trip to Mars lifts her spirits. Meanwhile, Perry helps Dr. Doofenshmirtz shop for supplies for his baking soda volcano


Running Gags

The "Too Young" Line

Man in the Fair: Aren't you a little old to be entering this Science Fair?
Dr. Doofenshmirtz: No, what makes you say that? I mean look at me, I'm wearing lederhosen.

Ferb's Lines

Whatcha doin'?


Perry's entrance to his lair

Memorable Quotes

Background Information

This book states Baljeet's last name is "Rai."

Production Information

Title Description

Phineas and Ferb's friend Baljeet is working on an awesome project for the summer school science fair—he's building a giant portal to Mars! But when Phineas and Ferb's sister Candace accidentally goes through the portal and lands on the barren planet, it's Phineas and Ferb to the rescue! Readers will love this fun 112-page chapter book filled with exciting black and white screen grabs from the show.

Differences between the book and the episodes



Hat Sale

External links

Chill Out!
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