My Brother is a Superhero (#1)
|Author:||David Solomons; Laura Ellen Anderson (Illustrator)|
|Series:||My Brother is a Superhero|
* "A non-stop action-packed, laugh-out-loud winner of a story." --School Library Journal, starred review
"A loving tribute to the genre consumed with capes, masks, supervillains, and great responsibility." --Kirkus Reviews
"Readers will enjoy the deadpan narration that reveals the unexpected difficulties of being a modern-day superhero." --Publishers Weekly
A brilliantly funny story from a meteoric new voice in children' s fiction
Shortlisted for Bookseller Industry Awards Children's Book of the Year 2016 and Waterstones Children's Book Prize: Younger Fiction 2016.
David Solomons has been writing screenplays for many years. His first feature film was an adaptation of 'Five Children and It' (starring Kenneth Branagh and Eddie Izzard, with gala screenings at the Toronto and Tribeca Film Festivals). My Brother is a Superhero is his first novel for children. He was born in Glasgow and now lives in Dorset with his wife, the novelist Natasha Solomons, and their son, Luke.