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Hilo Book 4: Waking the Monsters (Hardcover)
Calvin and Hobbes meets Big Nate meets Bone in HILO-the hilarious, action-packed New York Times BESTSELLING GRAPHIC NOVEL SERIES that kids, critics (and robots ) love "A Total BLAST," says the Miami Herald Chock full of MORE MONSTERS MORE ACTION MORE LAUGHS MORE FUN DJ and Gina are TOTALLY ordinary kids. But Hilo isn't Has Hilo finally met his match? Not if D.J. and Gina can help it ALERT ALERT ALERT Mega Robot Monsters are suddenly waking up all over and they're TOO BIG and TOO STRONG for Hilo to fight on his own Luckily, he doesn't have to He has GINA and some brand new SUPER POWERS on his side Being heroes can be super fun-but it can also be SUPER dangerous And the closer Hilo and Gina get to saving their world from the monsters--the closer Hilo gets to the dark secret of his past. Does he really want to know? Do WE? Praise for HILO
* Nominated for multiple State Awards "More giant robotic ants and people going 'Aaaah ' than in the complete works of Jane Austen"--Neil Gaiman, author of Coraline "Every kid would love a pal like Hilo " --Lincoln Peirce, author of Big Nate series "Silly, tender, and most importantly: funny."--Jeff Smith, author of the Bone series "A story that can be enjoyed by the entire family."--New York Times * "Universally appealing."--Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review * "Diverse characters, good friends, and humorous dialogue...and plenty of action makes this a must-have."--SLJ, Starred Review.
About the Author
JUDD WINICK lives in San Francisco with his wife, their two kids; and their cat. Judd has scripted issues of bestselling comic series, including Batman, Green Lantern, Green Arrow, Justice League, and Star Wars. Judd also appeared as a cast member of MTV's The Real World: San Francisco and is the author of the highly acclaimed graphic novel Pedro and Me, about his Real World roommate and friend, AIDS activist Pedro Zamora. Visit Judd and Hilo online at juddspillowfort.com or find him on Twitter at @JuddWinick.