In Super Chicken Nugget Boy and the Furious Fry by Josh Lewis, Fern faces a terrible bully at his new school and decides to do something about it. He invents a superhero to stand up to the bully, but when the plan goes astray, Fern gets turned into the superhero for real. Is he stuck as a giant chicken nugget forever? Can he stop the bully? You’ll have to read to find out! Like any good superhero story, there’s plenty of action, a good dose of comedy, and even cartoon pictures on most pages. A good pick for boys seeking early chapter books. Stay tuned for other adventures of Super Chicken Nugget boy, since this is the first in a series.
Book reviewed by Keary B., Youth Collection Specialist