What if you were a superhero going through a mid-life crisis? Your tights are in a bunch. You've lost your hair. Your powers have a mind of their own... You'll never look at superheroes the same way again! (Stan Lee, comic legend and creator of Spiderman, X-Men, and The Fantastic Four)Superfolks
is an irreverent look behind the mask of superheroes wrapped up in a cutting lampoon of late 70's attitudes. (Paul Dini, writer and producer of Batman: The Animated Series)Superfolks
was the book that showed me you could do more with superheroes than adolescent power fantasies. Without Superfolks
I doubt there'd have been an Astro City. (Kurt Busiek, Multiple Eisner Award-Winning Creator of Astro City)
Infectiously funny. (Los Angeles Magazine
It is gorgeous. It is splendid. It is funny as hell... He writes like an angel. (Newsday
About the Author
Robert Mayer is a former, award-winning journalist. He lives in New Mexico. During a mid-life crisis, he got in touch with his inner superhero and created Superfolks, his first novel, which was originally published in 1977.