The Adventures of Blue Avenger (Blue Avenger #1)
On his sixteenth birthday, David Schumacher changes his name to Blue Avenger. . .
And things start to happen. Within twenty-four hours, David becomes a national hero, starts dating an extraordinary girl named Omaha Nebraska Brown, and bakes an imperfect pie. And that's not all. A tiny sow bug is injured by a lawn mower, some killer bees make their home at San Pablo High Sc...more
WEIRD WEIRD WEIRD.
Also, a little too much questioning of free will and philosophy talk for my tastes.
I mean, seorang remaja lelaki yang tiba-tiba menyatakan hasrat kepada ibunya untuk menukar nama kepada Blue Avenger, dan selepas berjaya menukar nama secara rasmi, personaliti dan dirinya terus berubah seolah mendapat keyakinan baru,
dan goes around memakai serban,
how freaking cool is that?!
Selepas itu berjaya mendekati perempuan yang sudah lama diminati disekolah, seorang gadis yang essentrik, dengan nama Omaha Nebraska Brown, yang rinduka...more
But since I rarely re-read books anymore, I think it counts.
Also, this book is just plain awesome. Normal 16-year-old boy named David changes his name to Blue Avenger and suddenly starts to fulfill his destiny (but did he ever have a choice otherwise?, the book asks). He falls in love with Om...more
The Adventures of the Blue Avenger is a tale of a nobody…a boy who is having delusions of being a superhero the next day by just changing his name to whatnot. It turned out that his delusions were in effect and in time made himself a local superhero.
He helped strangers along the...more
In spite of the charm, humor, and willingness to discuss issues, I couldn't suspend my disbelief to believe that a teen who attends school with a towel tied around his neck wouldn't be harassed to tears by peers, but old...more
Blue Avenger wants to do good in the world, and he wants to do his best by everybody. One of the book's big questions is free will -- do we have it or not? Are people destined to do good, while others are destined to do bad? It's all couched in a really fun, interesting and creative way. Blue Avenger makes himself into a superhero -- or was that his destiny all along...more
I was born in east San Jose, California, the daughter of a railroad man and an Italian immigrant. I have two brothers, one older and one younger. As a youngster I did well in school, but probably not as well as I could have. I got my first paying job at age ten, which was summertime work picking prunes and cutting apricots with my older brother in the orchards not far from our home. We were fortun...more