Stan Kirby

19 children’s books by the writer

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).

5-9 years

Captain Awesome Saves the Winter Wonderland

Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome Saves the Winter Wonderland

A new villain threatens to put "the big freeze" on the second grade's holiday play. Can the Sunnyview Superhero Squad save the show? Eugene and Charlie can hardly wait for Sunnyview Elementary's holiday spectacular, "The Winter Wonderland." These ...

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Captain Awesome to the Rescue!

Stan Kirby, George O'Connor

Captain Awesome to the Rescue!

Bad guys beware! Eugene McGillicudy just happens to be the most awesome superhero of all time...Captain Awesome. MI-TEE!Now readers between the ages of five and seven can read chapter books tailor-made for a younger level of reading comprehension ...

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Captain Awesome and the Easter Egg Bandit

Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome and the Easter Egg Bandit

Eugene is eager to track down an Easter egg thief in the thirteenth adventure of Captain Awesome and the Sunnyview Superhero Squad! To celebrate Easter, Eugene and his classmates decorate some eggs at school. Eugene's is the most MI-TEE ...

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Captain Awesome and the New Kid

Stan Kirby, George O'Connor

Captain Awesome and the New Kid

Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man must decide if new student Sally Williams is friend or foe in this third Captain Awesome story. MI-TEE!Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man are up to their old tricks...saving the universe through ...

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Captain Awesome vs. Nacho Cheese Man

Stan Kirby, George O'Connor

Captain Awesome vs. Nacho Cheese Man

Captain Awesome wonders what to do when he suspects that his superhero best friend has become...a bad" guy?Now readers between the ages of five and seven can read chapter books tailor-made for a younger level of reading comprehension ...

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Captain Awesome Gets a Hole-in-one

Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome Gets a Hole-in-one

Captain Awesome battles evil on the mini-golf course! Will the Sunnyview Superhero Squad be able to stop a cheater AND rescue a golf ball from a waterfall? Eugene, Charlie, and Sally are going mini-golfing! But there's a hitch. They ...

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Captain Awesome vs. the Evil Babysitter

Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome vs. the Evil Babysitter

Captain Awesome is up against his greatest villain yet when he's stuck with a babysitter for an entire weekend. Will the Sunnyview Superhero Squad prevail? Eugene McGillicudy's parents are going away for the weekend, and they have just ...

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Captain Awesome and the Missing Elephants

Stan Kirby

Captain Awesome and the Missing Elephants

Captain Awesome and his superhero pals must foil dastardly distractions at the zoo in this animal adventure. Sunnyview Elementary School is off to the zoo! Meanie Meredith is head over heels for the pink flamingos (even though they are the ...

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