Superhero ABC

Superhero ABC

By Bob McLeod; Bob McLeod (Illustrator)

HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover, 9780060745141, 40pp.

Publication Date: January 24, 2006

Description

Silly and zany, and armed with the most unusual skills, these heroes are out to save the world-one letter at a time! bubble-Man blows big bubbles at bullies, and laughing lass laughs at lawbreakers! together, these one-of-a-kind defenders represent the ABC's in a way never seen before.

Renowned comic-book illustrator bob mcleod has created a full cast of humorous and delightful characters, sure to please anyone in need of a hero to save the day.



About the Author
Bob Mcleod is a comic-book illustrator who has worked on such projects as Spider-Man, Superman, and The Phantom. S"uperHero ABC "is his first children's book. he lives with his wife, Lucy; their three children, Molly, Jeff, and Andy; and their dog, Penny, in Pennsylvania.

Bob Mcleod is a comic-book illustrator who has worked on such projects as Spider-Man, Superman, and The Phantom. S"uperHero ABC "is his first children's book. he lives with his wife, Lucy; their three children, Molly, Jeff, and Andy; and their dog, Penny, in Pennsylvania.


Praise For Superhero ABC

“Turbocharged with fun for both new and capable readers. It will dazzle reluctant readers and disappear right off the shelves.”
-Booklist (starred review)

“There’s strong appeal here for the youngest comic-book fans, with many doses of humor along the way.”
-School Library Journal (starred review)

“Engaging alphabet book whose characters embody the right mix of reassurance, goofiness, and humor.”
-Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books

“P might as well stand for the page-popping, large-scale Pictures that distinguish this ABC.”
-Horn Book Magazine

“Cleverly conceived ABC. One character is more inventive than the next. McLeod is a master at creating entertaining figures.”
-Publishers Weekly

“This frothy mix of laughs, giggles and Good Guys zeroes in on its target audience with superhuman accuracy and action.”
-Kirkus Reviews

“A dazzling parade. Each character is deftly described. Stunning graphics. A sure hit that will fast become a favorite.”
-Chicago Sun-Times