By Bruce Cook
Living in Atlanta in 1967, Brad Jones is a regular teen with a brilliant mind's eye and a different means of seeing the area via his flights of fancy and goals of heroic deeds. through the summer season ahead of his senior 12 months, he and 3 buddies choose to turn out that superheroes don’t want distinct powers, fancy guns, futuristic cars, or dermis tight costumes.
All they honestly want is excellent press.
Calling themselves the Bowmen, they rigorously craft a plan to make one late-night visual appeal to halt a minor crime and speak to it in to the neighborhood newspaper. All they count on to get is a information article a couple of mysterious band of masked vigilantes. What they didn’t count on used to be to turn into seduced through the thrill of pretending to be superheroes.
Their meant short-lived hoax starts to tackle a lifetime of its personal as they proceed their escapades, with all their rigorously laid plans often going awry and resulting in hilarious predicaments and escalating hazards. And once they are stuck in a stunning, real-life state of affairs which forces them to discover the braveness they by no means knew they possessed, they'll examine that the guts of a superhero can reside inside of a person — even lanky young children with out superpowers and extremely little universal sense.
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