We’re so excited to celebrate the launch of Chris Negron’s debut middle grade novel, DAN UNMASKED! Chris has long been a friend at FoxTale and we are over the moon excited for him! Yes, adults can read middle grade fiction too! Chris will be in conversation with Lisa McClendon, a fifth grade teacher at Seagate Elementary in Naples, FL, and an advocate for young people’s literature and literacy.
This will be a free virtual event; however, registration is required. Please register by choosing FIND or GET TICKETS; you will receive a link to the event prior to. As always, book purchase is appreciated. You can purchase SIGNED COPIES via our online store here: https://foxtalebookshoppe.indielite.org/book/9780062943057 or by calling 770-516-9989.
This heartfelt middle grade debut about grief, creativity, and the healing power of friendship shows that not all heroes wear capes and is perfect for fans of John David Anderson and Ali Benjamin.
Whether they’re on the baseball field or in Nate’s basement devouring the newest issue of their favorite comic book, Dan and Nate are always talking. Until they’re not.
After an accident at baseball practice, Nate’s fallen into a coma. And if Dan ever wants to talk to Nate again, he’s got to take a page out of his hero Captain Nexus’s book, and do whatever it takes to save the day.
But heroes have powers—and without Nate, all Dan has is a closet stuffed with comics and a best-friend-shaped hole in his heart. There’s no way a regular kid can save the day all on his own. Right?