Hakata Soy's past life as the leader of a futuristic super team won't stay in the past!
The former space hero is doing his best to keep his head down at Astronaut Academy. Things aren't going so great, though. The most popular girl in school has it in for him. His best friend won't return his calls. And his new roommate is a complete jock who only cares about Fireball.
Hakata just wants to make a fresh start. But how will he find time to study Anti-Gravity Gymnastics and Tactical Randomness when he's got a robot doppelganger on its way to kill him?
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He uses intentionally awkward syntax (“ATTACKING is something frowned upon by people because someone may get hurt in the process”) and made-up spelling: At one point he even uses “bee” as a verb, as in “To bee or not to bee.” Some readers may be looking for a more focused plot—the author seems ju...| Read Full Review of Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity
This time out, it's the story of mech-riding superhero/ordinary school kid Hakata Soy, and his attempt to make a fresh start at a new orbital school filled with a bunch of colorful, aspirational classmates.Apr 04 2011 | Read Full Review of Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity
Roman here talks with Children's & Teen Editor Vicky Smith about his debut graphic novel, the magic of the perfect name and the way people might talk in the future.Jul 22 2011 | Read Full Review of Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity
Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity by Dave Roman is a graphic novel about a former super hero named Hakata Soy going to school at the Astronaut Academy and his super hero past catching up to him threatening not only his life, but that of his new schoolmates.May 12 2011 | Read Full Review of Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity
What's it like to go to elementary school in outer space with robots and zero-gravity classes and explosions and space monkeys and a teacher who's a panda?| Read Full Review of Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity
Zero Gravity is the first book in a new series of graphic novels that take place in space.Jul 20 2011 | Read Full Review of Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity
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