By Ellen Aim
FilmStars Volume 3
A bookworm as a child, Stan Lieber read tales about swashbuckling heroes accomplishing amazing feats, but he grew up to write his own thrilling stories that changed the comic book universe forever. While working with Marvel Comics, Stan Lee created many of the world’s most iconic characters: Spider-Man, Iron Man, Hulk, Nick Fury, Daredevil, X-Men, Thor, Black Widow, Fantastic Four, The Avengers, and hundreds more. Fans of all ages enjoy his creations worldwide via comic books, movies, television shows, video games, toys, theme parks, and even on Broadway.
A children’s biography, The MARVELous Stan Lee details the icon’s personal and public life as he rose from an impoverished child living in the Bronx to become a family man and the toast of Hollywood. Filled with delightful illustrations and photographs, this engaging story of Stan Lee’s life is a perfect source for a fan or anyone seeking excellent book report material.