Billy Hooten, Owlboy

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Billy Hooten is a weird kid. He gets beat up a lot, and spends the rest of his time doggedly trying to build a robot. One day, Billy Hooten hears a cry for help coming from the cemetery that borders his backyard. Against his better judgment, he runs toward it. And after that, everything changes for Billy Hooten. Because Billy Hooten, you see, is Owlboy. A quickthinking, goggle-and-feather-wearing superhero who protects the bizarre and monstrous citizens of Monstros City, a city that exists under Billy's hometown of Bradbury, Massachusetts. But is Billy truly worthy of the moniker Owlboy?
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display_description Unassuming twelve-year-old Billy Hooten, who loves reading superhero comic books, suddenly learns that he has been chosen to become the next Owlboy, whose destiny it is to save the inhabitants of Monstros, a city underneath the cemetery next to Billy's house.
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subject_facet Cartoons and comics -- Fiction, Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction, Heroes -- Fiction, Heroes -- Juvenile fiction, Monsters -- Fiction, Monsters -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Billy Hooten, Owlboy
title_full Billy Hooten, Owlboy / by Thomas E. Sniegoski ; illustrated by Eric Powell
title_short Billy Hooten, Owlboy