John David Anderson returns to the world of superheroes he created in “Sidekicked” with an entirely new cast of characters in “Minion,” a funny and emotional companion to his first breakout tween novel perfect for superhero fans who also love the work of bestselling authors Rick Riordan, Louis Sachar, and Frank Cottrell Boyce.
Michael Morn might be a villain, but he s really not a bad guy. When you live in New Liberty, known across the country as the City without a Super, there are only two kinds of people, after all: those who turn to crime and those who suffer. Michael and his adoptive father spend their days building boxes special devices with mysterious abilities which they sell to the mob. They provide for each other, they look out for each other, and they d never betray each other.
But then a Super comes to town, and Michael s world is thrown into disarray. The Comet could destroy everything Michael and his dad have built, the safe and secure life they ve made for themselves. And now Michael and his father face a choice: to hold tight to their life or to let it unravel.”