Melvin Beederman is not your average superhero. It takes a few tries for him to start flying, and he has difficulty stopping a speeding train, but his brain power still managed to help him graduate first in his class. After graduation, he gets assigned to LA — which has not had a superhero since Kareem Abdul Jabbar retired. Once he gets settled in and starts fighting crime, he becomes famous. But then something happens to his cape, and he has to figure out how to get his superpowers back. Can he regain his powers in time to stop the McNasty Brothers — those notorious bank robbers and all-around bad guys? Read the book and find out!