Tom De Haven is the author of eight novels, including the Derby Dugan trilogy, and the nonfiction book Our Hero: Superman on Earth. A frequent contributor to The New York Times, he lives in Virginia, where he teaches creative writing at Virginia Commonwealth University.
"Delightful . . . fills in the early years of its hero with energy and imagination."--The New York Times Book Review
"With cheeky aplomb, luscious period details, and a generous
affection for his characters, [Tom] De Haven accomplishes his own
kind of superhuman feat--[he] fashions a stylish, rollicking good
yarn from the legend of the Man of Steel."--The Boston
"A smashing read [with] sustained narrative momentum."--Richmond Times-Dispatch "One of the finest interpretations of Superman in any medium."--The Atlanta Journal-Constitution