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Ben Braver and the Incredible Exploding Kid

Ben Braver and the Incredible Exploding Kid

Ben Braver (Volume 2)

Marcus Emerson

Roaring Brook Press

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The Super Life of Ben Braver: The Incredible Exploding Kid is jam-packed with art and comic strips. It's another wacky adventure from Marcus Emerson, the author behind the hit Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja series!

“A crazy fun ride—action packed and loaded with laughs!” —Max Brallier, The Last Kids on Earth

Even though Ben Braver saved Kepler Academy from total destruction last year, he knows he still doesn't fit in at his secret middle school for kids with special abilities. Ben's been hiding his lack of super skills, but it's getting harder as his classmates' powers are getting stronger.

Will Ben be able to power up before his enemies at school take him down? And will he risk everything to become the ultimate superhero?

CHAPTER ONE

Sunday.Six months earlier.


I sat alone in the passenger seat of a self-driving Volkswagen Beetle.

Summer was over, and I was headed back to Kepler Academy—a super secret school for kids with...

Praise for Ben Braver and the Incredible Exploding Kid

“A crazy fun ride—action packed and loaded with laughs!” —Max Brallier, The Last Kids on Earth

“Fans of superhero fiction will laugh out loud and identify with aggressively regular Ben. Just the right mix of mystery and kooky fun.” —Kirkus Reviews

“A clever hybrid novel that’s sure to be a hit with the comic-cartoon crowd and fans of superhero tales.” —School Library Journal

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Marcus Emerson

Marcus Emerson is the author of the hit Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja series, the Secret Agent 6th Grader series, and the Recess Warriors series. He lives in Eldridge, Iowa, with his wife and children.

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