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Captain Awesome vs. the Evil Babysitter

Captain Awesome vs. the Evil Babysitter

(Book #11 of Captain Awesome)
Illustrated by: George O'Connor
For Ages: 5 - 9
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 said the most horrible, ear-splitting words an eight-year-old boy could hear: “Your babysitter will be here any minute.”

NO! How will Captain Awesome and the Sunnyview Superhero Squad hold their top-secret evil-fighting meetings? How will the superheroes even be able to protect Sunnyview if Captain Awesome is constantly being monitored? And when the babysitter makes Eugene do things like eat all the broccoli on his plate, and won’t let him call his best friend Charlie (aka Nacho Cheese Man), Eugene is sure she’s a villain. Will Captain Awesome be able to save himself (oh, and his little sister) from the evil babysitter?

With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.
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  • Little Simon | 
  • 128 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781481404464 | 
  • July 2014 | 
  • Grades K - 4
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It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Captain Awesome!

Eight year-old Eugene McGillicudy is on a mission to protect the universe from "bad guys" like Queen StinkyPants, Dr. Spinach and Mister Drools. Good thing he’s Captain Awesome. MI-TEE!

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About the Author

Stan Kirby

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).

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