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Captain Awesome Adventures

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Captain Awesome vs. the Sinister Substitute Teacher

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome faces off against an evil substitute teacher in the sixteenth adventure of the Sunnyview Superhero Squad!

It's an ordinary day at Sunnyview Elementary for Eugene, Charlie, and Sally. At least until the classroom door opens and a teacher who isn't Ms. Beasley walks in. And he's not just any teacher--he's a sinister substitute teacher! But where is Ms. Beasley?

Eugene can only think of one explanation: the evil substitute must have captured and hidden her someplace no one will find her...well, no one except the Sunnyview Superhero Squad, of course!

With time running out and their favorite teacher on the line, it's up to Captain Awesome and his crew to rescue Ms. Beasley!

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 07/27/2017


Captain Awesome Takes Flight

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome battles an evil flight attendant who’s trying to stop him from going on vacation in the nineteenth adventure of the Sunnyview Superhero Squad!

When Eugene McGillicudy finds himself at the airport, things seem pretty normal at first—and pretty boring—until Eugene bumps into a flight attendant and has a sudden realization. That flight attendant isn’t just any flight attendant. She’s the evil Fun E. Racer, and she’s here to stop Captain Awesome from going on vacation!

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 07/27/2017


Captain Awesome Meets Super Dude!

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome gets to meet his idol in this super special seventeenth adventure of the Sunnyview Superhero Squad!

In this super special, Captain Awesome encounters his biggest villain yet!

But just when all might be lost, someone lends a hand. And not just a regular hand. A super hand. Because it's Super Dude!

This super special is 160 pages packed with action! With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 07/27/2017


Captain Awesome Has the Best Snow Day Ever?

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome is determined to make this the best snow day ever in the eighteenth adventure of the Sunnyview Superhero Squad!

Captain Awesome just woke up, and something is suspicious. His mom's not calling him to come downstairs for breakfast. His school clothes aren't laid out for him. He peeks out the window and gasps. He can barely see anything through the piles and piles of...snow!

This can only mean one thing. SNOW DAY! And it's going to be the greatest snow day ever! Or is it?

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 07/27/2017


Captain Awesome Goes to Superhero Camp

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

When Eugene goes to sleepaway camp, it's superheroes--and supervillains--galore in the fourteenth adventure of Captain Awesome and the Sunnyview Superhero Squad!

Eugene's bags are packed and his Super Dude sleeping bag is rolled up and ready. It's time to go to sleepaway camp! But this isn't just any summer camp: it's Superhero Summer Camp! Captain Awesome and the Sunnyview Superhero Squad can't wait to venture into the woods and get some real superhero training at Camp Ka-Pow.

That is, until they meet the Cloudy Heights Super Crew. Could these campers be supervillains in disguise?

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 07/27/2017


Captain Awesome and the Mummy's Treasure

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome ventures into the depths of a museum to reclaim the mummy's ancient treasure in the fifteenth adventure of Captain Awesome and the Sunnyview Superhero Squad!

Eugene and his class are off to the Sunnyview Museum. At first, the trip seems booooring...until they stumble upon an Egyptian mummy and an ancient stone.

After a closer examination of the stone, Eugene knows that the symbols on it are a secret map to an ancient treasure hidden somewhere in the building.

Now it's up to Captain Awesome and the Sunnyview Superhero Squad to track down the treasure before they must head back to school!

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 07/27/2017


Captain Awesome and the Missing Elephants

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome and his superhero pals must foil dastardly distractions at the zoo in this animal adventure.

Sunnyview Elementary School is off to the zoo! Meanie Meredith is head over heels for the pink flamingos (even though they are the most evil color ever), and Eugene can't wait to see the elephants.

Unfortunately, they seem to be missing.

Once again, it's up to Captain Awesome and his superhero pals to fight evil (MI-TEE!) and see past the diversionary tactics of their tour guide in order to find and rescue the most awesome animal in the park.

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.

Date Added: 07/27/2017


Captain Awesome vs. the Spooky, Scary House

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man must protect their town from a haunted house in this Halloween-themed adventure.

The town of Sunnyview is ready for Halloween, and Eugene McGillicudy and Charlie Thomas Jones can hardly wait to go trick-or-treating!

But when the boys encounter a spooky house on the edge of their neighborhood and rotten Meredith Mooney tells the lunchroom that the house is haunted by the Sunnyview Spirit, things get serious.

Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man know it's up to them to keep their town safe...especially on Halloween!

Will our heroes prevail even when an unexpected visitor may change the Sunnyview Superhero Squad forever?

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome vs. Nacho Cheese Man

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome wonders what to do when he suspects that his superhero best friend has become...a bad guy?

Now readers between the ages of five and seven can read chapter books tailor-made for a younger level of reading comprehension. Heavily illustrated with large type, Little Simon's young chapter books let young readers feel like they are reading a "grown-up" format with subject, text, and illustrations geared specifically for their own age groups! Eugene McGillicudy and Charlie Thomas Jones are best friends. They are also supersecret superheroes and members of the Sunnyview Superhero Squad. It's Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man to the rescue! MI-TEE!

But when Eugene and Charlie get into a fight, Captain Awesome is forced to wonder if Nacho Cheese Man might actually be...bad? In the process of sorting out good guys and bad guys, Eugene learns an important lesson about friendship--and what it really means to be a superhero.

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome to the Rescue!

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Bad guys beware! Eugene McGillicudy just happens to be the most awesome superhero of all time...Captain Awesome. MI-TEE!

Now readers between the ages of five and seven can read chapter books tailor-made for a younger level of reading comprehension. Heavily illustrated with large type, Little Simon's young chapter books let young readers feel like they are reading a "grown-up" format with subject, text, and illustrations geared specifically for their own age groups!

Eight-year-old Eugene McGillicudy is an imaginative boy who loves comic books and superheroes. Eugene also has his very own supersecret superhero alter ego named Captain Awesome. MI-TEE!

When the McGillicudy family relocates to a new town called Sunnyview, Eugene starts a new school, finds a best friend, and even finds time to defend his toys from his two-year-old little sister, Molly! Luckily for Sunnyview, Captain Awesome is there to protect the town (and the universe) from a hilarious cast of comical "bad guys."

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome Takes a Dive

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

It's summertime in Sunnyview and Captain Awesome is headed to the pool in this all-new Captain Awesome adventure!

It's summertime in Sunnyview and Eugene McGillicudy is off to the pool for swimming lessons. It doesn't take long for Eugene's superhero alter ego, Captain Awesome, to find a list of reasons why he must defend his swimming class from a cast of comical "bad guys." MI TEE! While Captain Awesome is busy saving the Sunnyview pool along with Nacho Cheese Man and sidekick Turbo, will he find time to tackle a dive into the deep end before summer ends?

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome, Soccer Star

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

It's soccer season in Sunnyview and Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man are ready to play! All superheroes are spectacular at sports...right?

Eugene McGillicudy and Charlie Thomas Jones can't wait to join Sunnyview's eight-year-old soccer team. These superhero pals have no doubt that they will lead the team to victory. MI-TEE!

But when Captain Awesome's (aka Eugene's) soccer skills prove to be less than super and his dad decides to coach the team, Captain Awesome starts to wonder if the Sunnyview Megabytes have what it takes to defeat the Westville Kickers.

With easy-to-read text and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome Saves the Winter Wonderland

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

A new villain threatens to put "the big freeze" on the second grade's holiday play. Can the Sunnyview Superhero Squad save the show?

Eugene and Charlie can hardly wait for Sunnyview Elementary's holiday spectacular, "The Winter Wonderland." These superhero pals are prepared to give it all they've got as members of the Snowflake Symphony. MI-TEE!

Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man's superhero skills are called into action when an all-new villain threatens to ruin the second graders' performance. Can the Sunnyview Superhero Squad save the show?

With easy-to-read text and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome Gets Crushed

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man must battle the evil forces of pink and love in this Valentine's Day adventure.

It's February in Sunnyview, and Valentine's Day is fast approaching. When Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man start to receive valentines in their cubbies, they know they must step up the watch for all things evil.

But Captain Awesome gets distracted when Sally (aka Supersonic Sal) starts to receive valentines of her very own.

Why is Captain Awesome so worried about Supersonic Sal's valentines? Could it be that he's hoping for a special valentine of his own? And how will he ever make it through this evil pink holiday?!

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome Gets a Hole-in-One

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome battles evil on the mini-golf course! Will the Sunnyview Superhero Squad be able to stop a cheater AND rescue a golf ball from a waterfall?

Eugene, Charlie, and Sally are going mini-golfing! But there's a hitch. They're going mini-golfing for Meredith Mooney's (aka Little Miss Stinky Pinky's) birthday party. The Sunnyview Superhero Squad tries to make the best of the situation, but that situation turns sour when Meredith starts losing.

Meredith does not like to lose--especially not to Eugene, who seems to be an awesome mini-golfer! Meredith's spirits pick up when she begins to win...and continues to win. But WAIT! Did Meredith just tap the ball into the hole with her foot when no one else was looking?

Captain Awesome has discovered her secret and is about to reveal her, but first he must rescue a golf ball from a treacherous waterfall of doom!

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome and the Ultimate Spelling Bee

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Will Captain Awesome successfully take on Little Miss Stinky Pinky to become the winner of the second-grade spelling bee?

Eugene McGillicuddy's superhero alter ego, Captain Awesome, relies on a wide array of superpowers to keep the town of Sunnyview safe from "bad guys."

But when Ms. Beasley announces that Eugene will be representing the class in the second grade spelling bee (along with Meredith Mooney--yuck!), Captain Awesome wonders if his spelling superpowers are strong enough to defeat his nemesis, Little Miss Stinky Pinky.

Will Captain Awesome prevail and keep the spelling bee trophy safe from evil? M-I-T-E-E!

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome and the New Kid

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man must decide if new student Sally Williams is friend or foe in this third Captain Awesome story. MI-TEE!

Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man are up to their old tricks...saving the universe through the defeat of one bad guy at a time. From Mr. Drools to Dr. Spinach, evil doesn't stand a chance in Sunnyview! But when a new student named Sally Williams joins Ms. Beasley's class, the boys wonder if she is friend or foe. Eugene also contemplates inviting a new feline friend to join the Squad... much to Turbo's disapproval.

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 06/22/2017


Captain Awesome and the Easter Egg Bandit

by George O'Connor and Stan Kirby

Eugene is eager to track down an Easter egg thief in the thirteenth adventure of Captain Awesome and the Sunnyview Superhero Squad!

To celebrate Easter, Eugene and his classmates decorate some eggs at school. Eugene's is the most MI-TEE of all! But when he enters the classroom the next day--GASP!--they're gone!

This is a case for Captain Awesome and the Sunnyview Superhero Squad. They sniff out the trail and round up the usual suspects, but the evil Easter egg bandit escapes them.

Will Captain Awesome and his team of superheroes track down the villain before Easter is ruined?

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!

Date Added: 06/22/2017



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