Posted in Author Comments, Not Mock Newbery

Archvillain, by Barry Lyga

Summary:  Twelve-year-old Kyle Camden develops greater mental agility and superpowers during a plasma storm that also brings Mighty Mike, an alien, to the town of Bouring, but while each does what he thinks is best, Kyle is labeled a villain and Mike a hero. 192 p., Scholastic.



I'm a librarian at the Eva Perry Regional Library.

2 thoughts on “Archvillain, by Barry Lyga

  1. I thought this was a very fun and interesting book, although not a Mock Newbery winner. I don’t think that it would appeal to all age groups in the Newbery criteria, just younger kids. However, I liked reading about a villain character, from their point of view.

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