Superhero ABC (Hardcover)

By Bob McLeod, Bob McLeod (Illustrator)

HarperCollins Publishers, 9780060745141, 40pp.

Publication Date: January 24, 2006

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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.



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

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