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Suggested Super-Hero Fiction for First Grade


Looking for superheroes like Wonder Woman and Spider-Man? Try checking out one of these super-powered stories. Books are suggested for First Grade, but remember that each reader is different, and might find something interesting at another level.

Aliens attack! by Lisa Shea

When aliens attack Earth, Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, and Hulk must stop the aliens from taking over the world.

The amazing adventures of Bathman! by Andrew Thomas Pelletier

Bathman saves rubber Ducky from the evil Cap'n Squeegee.

A young superhero describes his awesome powers, which he then demonstrates as various foes arrive on the scene.

Big hero 6 by Laura Hitchcock

When a criminal threatens to destroy the fast-paced, high-tech city of San Fransokyo, Hiro designs robotic suits and enhancements for himself and his friends so that they can save the day.

When a gusting wind blows the laundry off the clothesline, Charlie travels the world searching for his favorite scarlet superhero underpants.

Three stories highlight superhero origins, including "The Amazing Spider-Man," in which Peter Parker transforms himself into a superhuman crimefighter after being bitten by a genetically altered spider.

Spider-Man must use all his skills and strength to defeat the Green Goblin, who is bent on revenge against the superhero.

Super hero showdown! by Lucy Rosen

Luke Cage faces off against Juggernaut to see who is the stronger of the two.

Superman tries to stop inventor and former toy maker the Toyman from using explosives attached to remote-controlled cars to blow up the companies that put his toy store out of business.

These are the Avengers by Thomas Macri

Learn about the powers and abilities of the members fo the Avengers, including Ant-Man, Hulk, and Thor.