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Captain Awesome Gets Crushed

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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.

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Overview

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.

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Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Rebecca Caswell
Middle school gets exciting when you go to class with superheroes in disguise. Eugene and Charlie, together with their pet hamster, formed the Sunnyview Superhero Squad to keep away the bad guys and other evils. Now the worst holiday is upon them: Valentine’s Day—and all the pink that comes along with it. Since Little Miss Stinky Pink seems determined to foil their plans, the boys must do whatever it takes to save the day. Captain Awesome’s nine chapters are friendly for new or struggling readers; nearly every page displays an expressive, pencil-drawn illustration. In addition, key words are bolded and effortless dialogue remains appealing with the inclusion of words like “MI-TEE,” “scrinch,” and “gak.” Girls may be drawn to the storyline because of the holiday focus and the secret Valentine one of the superheroes unexpectedly finds. School has never been so entertaining. Comics, cupids, and capes collide on the pages of this book. Reviewer: Rebecca Caswell; Ages 5 to 7.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781442482128
  • Publisher: Little Simon
  • Publication date: 12/3/2013
  • Series: Captain Awesome Series , #9
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 123,198
  • Age range: 5 - 7 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 7.10 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Stan Kirby tied a beach towel around his neck and became Super Commander Beach Boy when he was six years old. When Stan’s not creating the awesome adventures of Captain Awesome, he loves reading comic books, eating okra, and hang gliding (but not at the same time).

George O’Connor is the author and illustrator of the picture books Kapow! and Ker-splash! He spends time in his secret Brooklyn, New York, hideout—where he uses his amazing artistic powers to strike fear in the hearts of bad guys everywhere!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 4, 2014

    FREE KENDLE FIRE!!!!!!!!

    FART IN YOUR MOMS FACE PEE ON YOUR YOUNG SIBLING MAKE YOUR ROOM A MESS AND LOOK IN THE TOLIT IT IS RAPT IN YOUR MOMS PANES

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    Posted August 25, 2014

    HP forum

    Go to " snakes rock " res 1

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    Posted August 24, 2014

    Ari

    Ill leave....((not stalking btw :( ))

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    Posted August 24, 2014

    Liz

    Runs out crying an slits her throat

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    Carrie

    Cris's name disappeared..... great he left

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    Posted April 30, 2014

    Get a free ipad

    Kiss your hand and post this three times and look under your pillow

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 23, 2014

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    This story contained that child like, graphic filled, sitcome that I have come to adore in it. It keeps you on the edge of your seats, and you can't help but laugh while you read such a wrimsical story such as this one.

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    Posted April 23, 2014

    Filo

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    Filo

    "Okay." Smiles. I gtgtb bbt. Those are imposters

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    Posted April 9, 2014

    Noah

    Kisses you deeply

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    Austin

    Wanna go to a different book? Any books fine by me ~_^

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    Vik

    Ok

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    Posted December 23, 2013

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    Posted December 23, 2013

    To miley

    This is anne

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    Posted December 23, 2013

    Ry

    Jw. Where ethan? Tell him to go to awesome res 6. ~ryry

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    Posted December 21, 2013

    Lexy

    No lol just wondering

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