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Ben Braver

When the most ordinary boy in the world ends up at a secret school for kids with special powers, he thinks it’s his chance to become the superhero he’s always dreamed of being. But first, he’ll need to survive middle school . . .

Packed with black-and-white art and comic strips throughout, The Super Life of Ben Braver is the first book in this hilarious adventure series about the greatness that lies within any middle schooler who dreams big from Marcus Emerson, the author of the smash hit Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja series.

“A crazy fun ride—action packed and loaded with laughs!” —Max Brallier, New York Times–bestselling author of The Last Kids on Earth

  • Ben Braver and the Vortex of Doom
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    • Ben Braver and the Vortex of Doom

    • Ben Braver (Volume 3)
      Marcus Emerson
      Roaring Brook Press

    • An ordinary kid like Ben Braver is no match for a band of super villains, but he may be humanity's only hope in Marcus Emerson's Ben Braver and the Vortex of Doom.

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  • Ben Braver and the Incredible Exploding Kid
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    • Ben Braver and the Incredible Exploding Kid

    • Ben Braver (Volume 2)
      Marcus Emerson
      Square Fish

    • Ben Braver and 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...

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • The Super Life of Ben Braver
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    • The Super Life of Ben Braver

    • Ben Braver (Volume 1)
      Marcus Emerson
      Square Fish

    • An extra ordinary boy ends up at an extraordinary school for children with super powers in the first book in a new series from the author of Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook

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<a href="http://us.macmillan.com/series/benbraver#media">How I Started Drawing with Marcus Emerson</a>

How I Started Drawing with Marcus Emerson

Marcus Emerson, the author of THE SUPER LIFE OF BEN BRAVER, Recess Warriors, & Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja discusses how and why he started drawing.

Marcus Emerson

Marcus Emerson is the author of the hit Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja series and the Secret Agent 6th Grader series. His career started in 2nd grade when he discovered Garfield. He grew up playing Super Mario Bros. 4, watching Thundercats, and reading comics like X-Men, Superman, and Wildcats. He lives in Eldridge, Iowa with his wife and children.

Stephanie Michelle Photography