Preview Capstone DC Super Heroes Chapter Books

Preview Capstone DC Super Heroes Chapter Books

By Mike Jara Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

There's a whole line of chapter books based on iconic DC Comics characters like Superman and Batman. They're written and illustrated to appeal to kids, and not only do little fans love them -- the books make reading fun.

Our friends at Capstone, have provided sample chapters so you and your kids can spend some time to read and preview the stories and art. The sample chapters may help you talk to your kids about why reading is cool, how reading helps makes us into heroes, and more.

You can preview a full chapter from each of the two books. Superman stars in THE POISONED PLANET, and Batman stars in THE REVENGE OF CLAYFACE.

These books come in paperback and are written to improve reading skills. Here's a heads-up about eight books out now, including four just released titles.

Superman stars in:

Batman stars in:

These all clock in at 56 pages each.

Out this year, Capstone's Man of Steel line of books also stars Krypton's greatest export, but these books clock in at 88 pages each:

The Man of Steel:

Similarly, The Dark Knight stars in:

And don't forget: Your kids in grades 3-6 are eligible to enter our Be a Super Hero. Read! contest. The winning entry about a real-life superhero will win one lucky kid a trip for four to Burbank, CA, where the family will tour DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation, win prizes, and more. Find out more at

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