Five Wonderful Superhero Friends
Product Descriptionby Jae-hong Yang; Illus by Chun-gil Lee.
Translated by Lee, Chunoc & John Harvey
size: B5, 50pages. publisher: Borim, 1997.
About this book
In Korea there are many stories about superheroes. They are usually much stronger than ordinary people, can perform feats that ordinary people cannot, and have high-spirited adventures. Such stories add to children's imagination and love of dventure. In this book appear five wonderful superheroes, one who throws huge boulders with his bare hands, one who can makes waves with his nose breath, one who can make a sea of piss, one who carries a boat with him wherever he goes, and one who wears cast-iron shoes. But these superheroes are very much like usual mischievous boys.
Children, reading this book, become heroes and have exciting adventures. Besides, the interesting characters of the uperheroes and of the pictures of the tigers adopted from Korean folk painting, along with the background scenery, help the hildren understand the story and stir their curiosity.