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Author Nobleman, Marc Tyler.

Title Boys of steel : the creators of Superman / by Marc Tyler Nobleman ; illustrated by Ross MacDonald.

Imprint New York : A.A. Knopf, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Meadowlark Non-Fiction  920 NOB    ---  Available
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Biography  B NOBLEMAN    ---  Available
 Westside Biography  BC NOB    ---  Available
 Westside Everybody Book  E LOB    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR RL 5.8 P 0.5 LARK PCMS WEST
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Audience 2-6.
Summary Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster, two misfit teens in Cleveland, were more like Clark Kent than Superman. Both boys escaped into the worlds of science fiction and pulp magazine tales. In 1934, they created the superhero, but it was four years before they convinced a publisher to take a chance on their Man of Steel in a new format--the comic book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Siegel, Jerry, 1914-1996.
Shuster, Joe.
Cartoonists -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author MacDonald, Ross, 1957- illustrator.
ISBN 9780375938023 (reinforced)
9780375838026 (trade) : $16.99

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