Angus Monster, Get Lucky Off My Couch! is an Indonesia-British Fiction-Drama Family Science Fiction Book Which was Written By Mochtar Lubis and was Illustrated by Other Illustrators (Like, William Feaver (2000), Eric Carle (1985 Version), Irene Trivas (1973), Amy Aitken (1968), Roy Doty (1980), Jacqueline Tettmar (1978), Terry Riley (1987), Frances Broomfield (1990), David Scutt (1996), David Shannon (1999) and Shaun Tan (2004 - Present) as of Well), It Is Later Abridged In 1999 By The Edited Writer, Colin Dann.

It is Published In July 7 1940.


Once in July 1977, The Tanners (Willie, Kate (When Before Become Pregnant) and The Lovely Young 7 Year Old, Lynn) Who Lived In The House from Los Angeles Which Was Led By The Hagens, Lynn Cleaned Up Her Dishes and She Becomes a Happiness Moments To Be Owned by Her Father, By The Time She Meets a Alien Dog- Monster Named Angus Monster Which He Is Owned To The Planet Dave, Willie Has To Told Angus How Did He Get There, But Kate Is Very Busy Cleaning Up The Living Room Mess, Lynn Knows That The Hagens Will Lead Them Twice, Lucky The Cat Went To The Kitchen and He is Now Safe.

Soon, The Hagens (A Leaders For Horse Carriage Rides) Lead Angus and The Tanners To The Horse Carriage Ride, He is Very Popular To Friendly Brown Horse Named Harry, Sometimes They Went To The Farm For Every Imagine.

Possibly, Kate and Willie Didn’t Promise For Everything, Angus Could Not Stop Eating Cats, He Knew That He is a Cat Eater In The Planet Dave, So Lynn was Peace and Quiet To The Nice Cows and Pigs, She Didn‘t Know That The Farm Is.

Kate Saw The Clouds Moving From The Sky, The Hagen Family Met Angus Monster For a Second, They Don’t Know How He Has, He Has a Brown-Green Fur, He is a Shaped Like Melmacian But Melmacian-Like Dog Creature, Has a Same Tail and Has a Fluffiest Hair That He Has, Wallace Mentioned The Sheeps, Willie Knew How Did He Get Strong as Melmacians.

Later, Back at Home, Angus Monster Saw Lucky Tanner on The Chair, Sometimes He Chased Lucky Off The Chair and Goes Into The Kitchen, Then Suddenly, Willie Woke Up To The Chase, He Told Angus Monster To Not Eat The Cats in The House, Unfortunately Kate and Lynn Walked Up To See Willie and Angus, Lynn Spoke To Angus’ Charity Where Lucky is in The Couch.

Suddenly, Lucky is in the Couch While Angus Monster Came Up To The Living Room, Willie Yelled To Him “Get Lucky Off My Couch!”, Then Lucky Runs Away, Meanwhile When Kate and Lynn Discovered The Backyard To See How The Dead Rabbit is on the Ground (Which It was Poisoned) Later On, Angus Monster Disappears from The Distances to The Frontyard Out of The House.

One Night, Angus Monster is Asleep on The Chair, Lynn Tanner Wanted Him To Wake Up Immediately But He is Still Asleep, Lynn Rushed To Her Mother Kate To See How Her Pet Alien Still Asleep, Lucky Came Up To Arrive in The Bedroom, Kate Knew That is a Family Cat, Possibly Lynn Could To Do Something With Angus Monster and Has Told by Her Dad Willie.

Next Morning, The Hunter Shows Up at The Hagens’ House, Wallace And His Family Woke Up In The Distance as They Saw Harry The Horse Eating Grass, The Hunter Suddenly Shoots His Horse In The Chest, He Suddenly Dies as They Rushed To Mourn Him, The Next Day Which He is Buried Soonly as They Dug Up In Front of His House.

at Later Lunch, Angus Monster Woke Up as He Did Knew About The Time For Cat Lunch, Lucky is on The Dining Table Licking His Paw, Angus Got Up and Chased Him Again, Lynn Walked Up From Her Way Home and Saw Him Chasing Lucky, She was Shocked About Him, as Kate and Willie Watching The Game Show, Lynn Asked Her Parents What’s Going On, Angus Got Up There Seeing Them as Lucky Walked Off To The Couch, Angus Spoke Up To Lynn‘s Life, Suddenly He Went To The Living Room Seeing Any Other of The Hunters Coming By, Kate was Shocked and Scared.

Later This Evening, Willie Went to The Hagens‘ House To Ask The Hagens What’s Going On, The Hagens Knows That His Horse Died, Unfortunately That They Cries Over His Death, Willie Suddenly Comforts Them Soonly, They Wanted To Get a New Horse from The Farm Rescue, The Changes is Likely Out of Their Mind, They Can Find a New One and Willie Got Back Home as Soon Where He Could.

Later After The Hagens Got Their New Horse, Angus and The Tanners Led by Wallace Hagen With His Own Wife and Son to The Farm Again Since In 1978, Suddenly The Brown Dog Arrived To See Angus’ Charming Life, But He Saw a Pig Always as He Can, He Ran Off the Fence and Then, The Tanners See The Dog Running off Before The Hagens Came Up With Them and Angus Monster.

So The Fire Started In The Farm, The Brown Dog Ran Back To The Fence as It Was Caused By The 22 Torches from Their Yards, The Animals Started to Burn to Death, The Farm Starts To Burn Down and Melt Away, The Hagens, The Brown Dog, The Tanners and Angus Monster Rushed To The Horse Carriage To Ride Over Again But The Hunter Arrived To Shoot The Dog, The Brown Dog Got Injured of Gunshot as Kate Saves Him and Eventually They Got Back To The Tanner’s House.

Then, Angus Monster Seemly Gets To Sleep on The Chair But He Snuck To Lucky Being on The Couch, Willie Yelled at Him “Get Lucky Off My Couch!”, Then Lucky Ran off Again, Kate and Lynn Walked to The Distance of The Living Room, Willie Asked Them How Lucky Got Into The Couch, Kate Said To Willie “Angus Did It To Him”, Unfortunately Lynn Saw Angus Watching Cartoons and so, She Joins In.

Later That Dinner Night, Angus Monster Gotten Into The Jokes During The Family Dinner, Lynn Asked To Angus How The TV Went On, So Her Parents Willie and Kate Laughed at Them, Angus Monster Telling His Jokes About Eating Cats and Everything Else, Lynn Knows How It Could, Lucky Gotten To The Smell of His Own Dinner, So Angus Monster Sniffed His Nose Gently For Lucky’s Food and Then, Kate Could Afford About The Dinner Jokes.

As Soon, Willie Walked To The Abandoned Farm as He Saw Many Horses In The Farm Died of Exhaustion, Sees a Red Deer Poisoned By The Chocolate Unfortunately, Willie Commented The Deaths from Angle and He Missed The Community Between He and His Wife.

in Late 1979, The Hunter Confirmed That Shooting Animals Will Be Announced In July 1980, His Assistant Spoke Up To Him, He Could Not Afford For His Pay and He Ran Off The Shopping Spree.

Soonly Later In June 1980, The Tanners Sees That Angus Monster is Chasing a Cat (Lucky), Kate Knew That Gotten a Spree After Brian was Born In Quite Months Ago, Lucky Got Into The Chair In The Living Room, Eventually Which Angus Monster Got a Great Townley Against His Way With Kate, Lynn and Willie Were Set To The Community For The Woodland Park, But The Hunter Closed Their Park Immediately and They Looked Doomed.

Later, in August 1980, The Animal Hunting Still Begin, Wallace, Madia and Daniel Hagen and His Dog Went Hiking In Their Long Journey But His Dog Ran off, Poisoned and Got Shot by The Hunter, They Thought He Is Here But He Died Shortly and Then, They Gotten Into Home After That.

Later in Later April 1981, Toddler Brian was Playing But So, Lynn and Angus Monster Brought Up The New Lives, Willie and Kate Knew That Their Son is Here, Lucky Saw Something Which It Was The Fly, Angus Monster Chased Lucky Off The Distance Shortly After He Saw a Cat, Lynn Called The Hagens That They Wanted To Rescue His Another Dog From Being Stuck In the Tent, Willie Got Outside and Saw Angus’ Grandson Named Grenadine Which He is a Other Brown Melmacian-Like Fox Alien, He Greet Angus Monster For His Sensational Sensitive Way, Lynn Saw Grenadine‘s Living Lives, Her Parents Waved at Him, Lucky was Never Wanted To Be Melmacian Friend and Grenadine Saw Him Immediately After It Happened.

The New Day October 1981, The Tanners Red The Book Against Angus Monster’s Kindness But He Chased Lucky Again Eventually from The Couch to The Kitchen, Brian Saw Angus‘ Great Chase and Then, Lynn Jumped off the Room To Get Lucky Immediately.

Later, Lucky was Asleep Afterwards, Angus Monster Was Been Asleep Too in His Pet Bed.

In Early 1982, Brian is Now a 2 Years Old, Lynn Sees Angus Monster Controlling To Take Lucky Away, Now They’re Missing In The Abandoned Woodland Park, Willie, Kate and Lynn Told That Angus Monster is Missing Which Needed To Call For Several Days and They Wanted To Find Him.

in October 1982, Angus Monster Got Lost Immediately Which He is Looking for Cats To Eat Everything as Lucky Staying In The Empty Den, He Sniffed His Scent of the Cat and Tasted a Smell of the Feline, He Ran Across The Plan To Defeat The Hunter Immediately.

Soon In 1983 (as Lynn was 13), The Tanners Walked To The Forest To Find Lucky Tanner Being Lost, So Angus Monster Saw The Hunter’s Home Which Sees a Pitbull Staring at Lucky Tanner, Angus Monster Got In and Chase Lucky Once Again, The Hunter Heard Him “Here Kitty Kitty Kitty! Here Kitty Kitty!”, He Grabbed His Gun Which He Can Shoot His Pet Pitbull Dog But He Shoot Angus Monster from Mistaken for Eating Cats, Lynn Saw That Was Shocked About Him Being Shot and Wounded.

Kate Finally Found Lucky Tanner from Their Way Home, The Hunter‘s Assistant Told The Hunter That He Killed The Alien Monster off The Chase, The Tanners Are Now on Their Way Home to See 2 Year Old Brian Tanner and They’re Know To Find Lucky In There.

Then, The Hunter Suddenly Shot His Pet Pitbull To Death Immediately.

This Evening In September 1983, Lynn and Willie Find Out That Angus is Dying of Gunshot Wounds When Crawled His Way Home To Sleep in Their Frontyard, Angus Wants To Wait For His Death To Sleep in While Lynn is Talking to Willie, Later The Tanners Found Out That Angus Monster the Alien Dog - Monster Had Passed Away in His Sleep, Suddenly Lynn Mourned Over His Dead Body as Her Family Sobbed as They Mourned Together Before The Burial.

Later That Afternoon, Angus Monster Was Buried Where The Tanners Dug Up The Burial Memorial as His Grave Was Added in The Backyard, Suddenly That The Hagens To His New Horse Named Harry II, The Tanners Knew It Will Be In September 12 to 13 1986 To Get Their New Pet on Their Way But They Led To The Horse Carriage Without Angus Monster Which To Go To The New Farm and They Gotten Into The New Journey. 


  • This Book Takes Place In July 1977 - 1983
  • That Happens Before For October 1986 Book.


  • Angus Monster (An Alien Dog-Monster is Actually Lived In Planet Dave, Now In Los Angeles, California, Actually a Mix of a Melmacian and A Surfer Alien Dog)
  • Kate Tanner - Lynn’s Mother.
  • Willie Tanner - Lynn‘s Father.
  • Lynn Tanner - A Teenage Girl Who Befriends with An Alien (Since 7 Years - 13 Years).
  • Lucky Tanner - The Tanner’s Family Cat.
  • Wallace, Madia and Daniel Hagen - The Hagen Family
  • Wallace Hagen’s Dog - a Golden Retriever.
  • Baby/Toddler/Young Brian Tanner - Lynn‘s Little Brother.
  • The Brown Dog - A Fluffy Brown Dog.
  • The Hunter - The Evil Nemesis.
  • The Hunter‘s Assistant - An Arch Nemesis.
  • The Hunter‘s Dog - A Pitbull Dog.
  • Harry The Horse - The Hagen’s Brown Horse.
  • Harry II - The Hagen’s Black Horse.
  • Grandson Grenadine - Possibly of Angus’ Grandson, Also ALF’s Great Uncle.
  • The Farm Animals - The Hagen’s Farm Animals.




The Disney Adapted The Book Into The 1944 Animated Film and There’s Also a 1954 Live Action Short Film.

Live Action

This Book is Later Adapted Into The Live Action 1970 Film Which as of Yet, Wallace‘s Wife and Her Son Does Not Appear In The Later 1970 Film.

UK (Animated)

Also Adapted Into 1967 Animated Film Which Was Casted Lately.

Zdenek Miler (Czech Film)

This Film Was Very Adapted Into 1962 Film It Was an One Hour Completely Filmed by The Creator of Little Mole.

1999 Film

It is Also Later Adapted Into The The Live Action 1999 Film as The Addition of ALF, Grandson Jock and Young Brian Tanner as Wallace‘s Wife and Her Son Did Appeared.

TV Series


The Book is Actually Now Adapted Into The Live Action Series Lucky Off The Couch! Since Was Premiered in US/UK in October 2 2000 (Starting In First Season Based Off The 1940 Book, Right Before Second Season In 2001 Which Adapted The 1968 Book, Season 3 Adapted The 1982 Book In 2002, Season 4 Adapted The 1988 Book In 2003, Season 5 Adapted 1989 and 1990 Book In 2004 Which Have 30 Episodes) and It Ended in 2005 After The Season 6 Who Adapted The 1990 and 1992 Books Which Having 39 Episodes.


It Also Adapted Into The Live Action Mini Series Which Was Premiered in 1992-1993 Which Featured The Cast: Anne Schedeen as Kate (Willie’s Wife), Andrea Elson as Lynn, Max Wright as Willie (Kate’s Husband) and Marked The Last Appearance of Benji Gregory as Young Brian Tanner.

The Minor Cast: Stephen Fry as Wallace Hagen, Maria Darling as Madia Hagen and John Hurt as Daniel Hagen.

The Villain Cast: Rupert Farley as The Assistant of The Hunter and Then, Ron Moody as The Hunter.

The Voice Cast Which Peter Davison Voiced Over as Angus Monster Which The Appearance.

and The Animal Cast That Played by: The Tuxedo Cat as Lucky Tanner, Docs Keepin Time as Harry II, The Last Appearance Where Cass Ole as Harry, UnNamed Brown Dog as The Brown Dog, UnNamed Pitbull Dog as The Pitbull and Sometimes Air Buddy as The Hagen’s Dog.

It Also Featured The New Intro Song: The River By Mary Lincoln.

The Book is Adapted Into The Animated Mini Series Which Premiered In July 7th 1990 - July 6th 1991 Which They Have a Voice Cast: Anne Schedeen as Kate (Willie’s Wife), Andrea Elson as Lynn, Max Wright as Willie (Kate’s Husband), Peter Davison Voiced Over as Angus Monster and Benji Gregory as Young Brian Tanner.

The Minor Voice Cast: Lee Ross as Wallace Hagen, Stephen Fry as Daniel Hagen and Sally Grace as Madia Hagen.

The Villain Voice Cast: Jon Glover as The Hunter and John Hurt as The Hunter‘s Assistant.

The Animal Voices: Frank Welker as Lucky Tanner/Harry/Harry II/The Brown Dog/The Hagen’s Dog/PitBull Dog.

It Featured The New Opening Song: The River By Mary Lincoln.

2019 Film

The Film Got Remade and Released In 2019

2020 Mini Series

The Book Will Be Adapted into the Live Action Mini-Series In Early 2020.


  1. Rabbit: Poisoned 
  2. Harry The Horse: Was Shot and Killed By The Hunter.
  3. The Cows: Died of Burning Intense. 
  4. The Pigs and The Sheeps: Died of Melting Intense By The Fire.
  5. The Dog: Shot By The Hunter But Rescued By Kate Tanner as He Almost Died.
  6. The Ducks, Chickens, Gooses, Geeses and Egrets: Melted By Fire.
  7. The Horses: Died of Exhaustion and Infection. 
  8. Red Deer: Poisoned 
  9. The Wild Cat: Died of Infection 
  10. Wild Cat‘s Kittens: Died of Infection 
  11. Hagens’ Dog: Died of Poisoning from Gunshot Wounds
  12. Angus Monster: Shot and Killed By The Hunter For Chasing Lucky (Likely He Died In His Sleep After Gunshot Wound Discoverd on Him).
  13. The Hunter’s Pitbull Dog: Shot and Killed By His Owner.
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.