Exclusive SNEAK PEEK! DC COMICS Super Sons: Escape to Landis

Super Sons: Escape to Landis is the final installment of Ridley Pearson and Ile Gonzalez’ Super Sons middle-grade trilogy. Though unplanned, this installment is a very timely tale for today’s pandemic times, as it follows the sons of Batman and Superman as they work together to save the world from a deadly virus that is being weaponized by greedy politicians.

SUPER SONS: Escape to Landis
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 • Middle-Grade Fall Reads • Middle Grade Back to School Reads • Anticipated Sequels
• Books for Reluctant or Struggling Readers • First Graphic Novels • Friendship/Teamwork •
Courage • Climate Change • Acceptance


 How do you get kids to read this school year? Give them something they want to read about, like superheroes!

New York Times bestselling author Ridley Pearson (Kingdom Keepers) concludes his critically acclaimed Super Sonstrilogy (and first graphic novel series) with the third installment, Super Sons: Escape to Landis.

Pearson is once again joined by artist Ile Gonzalez in this action-packed tale that follows the sons of Superman and Batman as they set out to aid their friend and find a cure for a killer virus that plagues their city.  Set against a backdrop of an ecological disaster, Pearson and Gonzalez take readers ages 8-12 (Grades 3-7) on a thrilling adventure filled with themes of friendship, teamwork, and courage. Sometimes the youngest heroes can make the biggest difference.

Finishing the thrilling adventure that began in The PolarShield Project, a mysterious new foe plans to release a deadly virus, launching the sons of the world’s two greatest superheroes on their biggest mission yet!

With the news of the Four Fingers taking refuge in the land of Landis, Batkid, Superboy, and Tilly begin their journey to stop the deadly virus from being unleashed onto the world. Meanwhile, Candace has found her way to Landis and is taken underground to a group of people who still believe her to be the true queen of Landis. Our team is reunited in an action-packed adventure through the desert of Landis, an unknown territory filled with unknown dangers!

Exclusive SNEAK PEEK Below!

 

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Praise for Book One Super Sons: The PolarShield Project

 “Pearson and Gonzalez’s take on the iconic figures offers good fun, especially for young readers who are just discovering the DC universe.” –  Publishers Weekly

 “This adventure mixes several popular elements, such as superheroes, mysteries, and global warming. For kids who enjoy suspenseful adventures about saving the world and superhero-adjacent stories.” —School Library Journal

“Pearson’s first graphic novel series shows how much young people can step up to challenges when need be, all while growing a little more into the adults they will soon become…Even while tackling large-scale global issues, one of the more enduring things about this book is the focus on character.” – GeekMom

 “The Polarshield Project is the first sleek installment in a larger story… Parents, I urge you to take advantage of works like Super Sons.” –  The London Free Press

 “As the breathtaking action unfolds, the mysteries pile up—and there is danger on every page. My kind of story! I want to see more, more, MORE!” –  R.L. Stine, Author of Goosebumps and Fear Street

“Precocious, poignant, and powerful! I hope you packed a lunch because you’re not gonna want to put this book down.” –  Joey Bragg, Star of Live and Maddie

About Ridley Pearson
Edgar nominee, and Fulbright Fellow, Ridley Pearson is a #1 New York Timesbestselling author of more than 50 award-winning suspense and young adult adventure novels. His novels have been published in two-dozen languages, and have been adapted for network television and the Broadway stage. Ridley’s middle-grade-reader series include The Kingdom Keepers, Steel Trapp, and Lock & Key. The Peter and the Starcatcherseries, co-written with Pulitzer Prize winner (and bandmate), Dave Barry, (adapted to the stage by Rick Elice) was awarded five Tony Awards.

About Ile Gonzalez
Ile Gonzalez illustrated her first comic strip while in kindergarten and grew up to study fashion design in college. Deciding that graphic storytelling was her first true love, she refocused her creative effort and landed her first paid work at the digital storytelling company Madefire, working exclusively for them to co-create their popular middle-grade series The Heroes ClubSuper Sons is her first graphic novel and her first project for DC.

 

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