Tag: Superheroes

Diana: Princess of the Amazons by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale

Diana: Princess of the Amazons by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale

Eleven-year-old Diana leads an idyllic life on the island of Themyscira. Cut off from the rest of the world, she’s beginning to feel a little alone. Though she has a loving mother and many “aunties,” she is an only child. In fact, she’s the only child on the entire island! After an escapade goes wrong, Diana gets in trouble for not living up to the […]

January 8, 2020 / 0 Comments
Mickey Malloy, Wonder Boy! by Laurisa White Reyes

Mickey Malloy, Wonder Boy! by Laurisa White Reyes

Mickey Malloy is just your average kid who loves comic books and superheroes. When a mysterious package arrives with his name on it, he finds a strange contraption inside. Urged on by his friend, Juanita, Mickey pushes the thing’s button and gets ZZZZZZAPPED! Suddenly, he isn’t a normal kid anymore, he’s Mickey Malloy, Wonder Boy! The human magnet! But what seems like an awesome superpower […]

March 8, 2018 / 0 Comments
Squirrel Girl: 2 Fuzzy, 2 Furious by Shannon & Dean Hale

Squirrel Girl: 2 Fuzzy, 2 Furious by Shannon & Dean Hale

Doreen Green, age fourteen, is a little too busy wiping out crime in her suburban New Jersey neighborhood to focus on her overdue homework. That’s because she also happens to be Squirrel Girl, a bushy-tailed, squirrel-powered Super Hero! After foiling the nefarious plot of an amateur Super Villain, Squirrel Girl is finally finding her groove—and group texting with the Avengers, like, all the time. Doreen, […]

March 7, 2018 / 0 Comments
The Hero Next Door by Graham Bradley

The Hero Next Door by Graham Bradley

Meet Nick Stavros: cheerleader extraordinaire and hopeless comic book addict. Senior year is about to begin, and if he plays his cards right, he’ll get a scholarship to a school far from the watchful eyes of his helicopter parents. That all goes out the window when Penny Tarkanian moves into the house behind Nick’s. Tall, dark, and gorgeous, she instantly grabs Nick’s attention, though he […]

November 20, 2017 / 0 Comments
Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World by Shannon & Dean Hale

Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World by Shannon & Dean Hale

Who runs the World? Squirrels!! Fourteen-year-old Doreen Green moved from sunny California to the suburbs of New Jersey. She must start at a new school, make new friends, and continue to hide her tail. Yep, Doreen has the powers of… a squirrel! After failing at several attempts to find her new BFF, Doreen feels lonely and trapped, liked a caged animal. Then one day Doreen […]

February 11, 2017 / 0 Comments
Remember Jamie Baker by Kelly Oram

Remember Jamie Baker by Kelly Oram

Plagued by memory loss, Jamie Baker searches high and low for the answers to who she is, where she comes from, and why she’s able to do things other humans can’t. A not-so-simple task when she’s hiding from the people responsible for her amnesia—an evil scientific research company that wants to capture her at any cost. When Jamie’s quest for the truth reveals a devastating […]

June 10, 2016 / 0 Comments
Reckoners: Calamity by Brandon Sanderson

Reckoners: Calamity by Brandon Sanderson

When Calamity lit up the sky, the Epics were born. David’s fate has been tied to their villainy ever since that historic night. Steelheart killed his father. Firefight stole his heart. And now Regalia has turned his closest ally into a dangerous enemy. David knew Prof’s secret, and kept it even when Prof struggled to control the effects of his Epic powers. But facing Obliteration […]

February 16, 2016 / 1 Comment
Marrow by Preston Norton

Marrow by Preston Norton

Marrow is a fourteen-year-old prodigy at FIST (Fantom Institute for Superheroes-in-Training). With a perfect score on his finals, the ability to smash through walls, and leaps that can launch him over a city block, the Sidekick Internship Program is bound to place him with a top-notch superhero mentor for the summer. But when a series of disastrous events lands Marrow on academic probation, he is […]

April 29, 2015 / 0 Comments
Searching for Super by Marion Jensen

Searching for Super by Marion Jensen

Rafter and Benny Bailey are back in this laugh-out-loud follow-up to Almost Super, which Kirkus Reviews called “fluent, funny, and eminently sequel-worthy,” perfect for fans of Pixar’s The Incredibles. The superheroes of Split Rock are hunkering down, which is really just a fancy way of saying they’re hiding. Ever since those supervillainous Joneses took away their real powers, the Baileys and the Johnsons have been […]

January 20, 2015 / 1 Comment
Reckoners: Firefight by Brandon Sanderson

Reckoners: Firefight by Brandon Sanderson

Newcago is free. They told David it was impossible, that even the Reckoners had never killed a High Epic. Yet Steelheart — invincible, immortal, unconquerable — is dead. And he died by David’s hand. Eliminating Steelheart was supposed to make life simpler. Instead, it only made David realize he has questions. Big ones. And no one in Newcago can give him answers. Babylon Restored, the […]

January 6, 2015 / 2 Comments