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Marv and the Killer Plants
Marv and the Killer Plants

Marv and the Killer Plants




128 Pages, 5.25 x 7.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $7.99 (US $7.99) (CA $10.99)

Publication Date: June 2024

ISBN 9780192780508

Rights: US & CA

Oxford University Press (Jun 2024)
Oxford Children’s

Price: $7.99


When ordinary boy Marvin wears his super-suit, he becomes MARV. A superhero with infinite powers . . .

Marv is an ordinary boy who loves spending time with Grandpa and reading comics with his best friend Joe. But everything changes when he discovers a mysterious superhero suit hidden in the attic . . .To his amazement, Marv learns that he is next in a long line of superheroes. Now the time has come to meet his destiny

In the fifth Marv story, supervillain Violet Vine takes over the school garden with an army of kid-eating Venus fly-traps! Armed with his super-suit and robot sidekick, Pixel, Marvin leaps into action to become the invincible, unstoppable superhero, MARV!

Author Biography

Alex Falase-Koya has been writing children’s fiction since he was a teenager and was a winner of Spread the Word’s 2019 London Writers Awards for YA and Children’s. Marv is his debut series and he is the co-author of The Breakfast Club Adventures, the first fiction book by England footballer Marcus Rashford.