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Dec 24, 2008
| ISBN 9780307494122
| Middle Grade (8-12)
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Dec 24, 2008 | ISBN 9780307494122 | Middle Grade (8-12)
Billy Hooten is a weird kid. He gets beat up a lot, and spends the rest of his time doggedly trying to build a robot. One day, Billy Hooten hears a cry for help coming from the cemetery that borders his backyard. Against his better judgment, he runs toward it. And after that, everything changes for Billy Hooten. Because Billy Hooten, you see, is Owlboy. A quickthinking, goggle-and-feather-wearing superhero who protects the bizarre and monstrous citizens of Monstros City, a city that exists under Billy’s hometown of Bradbury, Massachusetts. But is Billy truly worthy of the moniker Owlboy?
Tom Sniegoski has worked in the comic book field for several years. He is the author of the Fallen books, which were made into a TV movie for the ABC Family Channel, and of the Sleeper series. He is also the… More about Tom Sniegoski
"It’s every boy’s dream to have his fantasy world of heroes and villians come to life—until it actually happens! Believable characters youÕll want to cheer for."—Jeff Smith, creator of the Bone series
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