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Extraordinary Adventures of Ordinary Boy #01: The Hero Revealed

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Publisher Comments:

A hilarious new series that proves superpowers are no match for brainpower.

In the town of Superopolis, everyone has a superpower. Everyone, that is, except Ordinary Boy. He's-well, he's pretty much ordinary. But that won't stop him from taking on supervillains like the sinister Professor Brain-Drain....

This spring, welcome to Superopolis and The Extraordinary Adventures of Ordinary Boy, a clever, funny new series for kids who've outgrown Captain Underpants or anyone who loves The Incredibles and The Tick. Packed with dynamic illustrations and starring a smart young hero who could hold his own with Charlie Bone, Klaus Baudelaire, and Stanley Yelnats, this is a series that kids will find undeniably super

Ages 8 - 12

Synopsis:

In the town of Superopolis, everyone has a superpower. Everyone, that is, except Ordinary Boy. But things are not so super in Superopolis these days with the evil Professor Brain-Drain on the loose! To make matters worse, Ordinary Boy and his friends are thrown into the middle of a baffling mystery. Forget the regular superheroes. In a city where everyone is extraordinary, this just might be a job for . . . Ordinary Boy.

About the Author

William Boniface may or may not exist. Ordinary Boy, after all, tells his own story. Mr. Boniface could simply be a creation of the publisher in order to fulfill the requirement that an author be listed on the cover of this book. Given that possibility, there is no harm in revealing that Mr. Boniface has lent his name to over two dozen far less wordy children's books that were also in need of an author. Unless, of course, he didn't, which would make this entire biography irrelevant.

Stephen Gilpin is the award-winning illustrator of dozens of children's books and has worked for tons of awesome clients. He lives and works with his wife, Angie, in Hiawatha, Kansas.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060774660
Author:
Boniface, William
Publisher:
HarperTrophy
Illustrator:
Gilpin, Stephen
Author:
by William Boniface and Stephen Gilpin
Author:
Gilpin, Stephen
Author:
Ford, Paul F.
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Collectors and collecting
Subject:
Heroes
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Children's Literature
Subject:
Children s humor
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
ExtraordinarSBN: 099455009959
Series Volume:
01
Publication Date:
20080231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
7.51x5.26x.66 in. .45 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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"Synopsis" by , In the town of Superopolis, everyone has a superpower. Everyone, that is, except Ordinary Boy. But things are not so super in Superopolis these days with the evil Professor Brain-Drain on the loose! To make matters worse, Ordinary Boy and his friends are thrown into the middle of a baffling mystery. Forget the regular superheroes. In a city where everyone is extraordinary, this just might be a job for . . . Ordinary Boy.
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