Young Adult Novelist Explores When Heroes Become POWERLESS
By Zack Smith
Matthew Cody’s first novel, Powerless has a unique take on superhero stories for all ages. In the town of Noble’s Green, all children have superpowers…until the age of 13, when they lose them and all memory of what they could once do. But Daniel Corrigan, the new kid in town, soon discovers their secret, and finds the classic stories of the hero Johnny Noble might finally explain what’s happened. Cody talked to us about his tale, comics for kids, and more.