Book Lists Book List: The Very Hungry Black Hole Hole up with these great reads to keep the learning going after listening to The Very Hungry Black Hole! Zathura (Rise and Shine) | by Chris Van Allsburg (4-8). A board game transports two brothers to the planet Zathura before a black hole finally loops them home in this celestial sequel to Jumanji. Fiction. The Care and Feeding of a Pet Black Hole |by Michelle Cuevas (8+). Chaos ensues when a black hole follows 11-year-old Stella, who recently lost her father, home from NASA. Fiction.