“This exhaustive account of Supermanâ€™s creation and the fantastical increase in his powers over time is full of luscious old-school moments.” â€” Editors’ Choice, New York Times Book Review
â€œLarry Tyeâ€™s Superman is the book I wish I had written years ago.” â€” Noel Neill, Lois Lane in the TV Adventures of Superman.
“Following his bestselling Satchel Paige biography, Tye hits another home run . . . . Anyone looking for truth, injustice, and the American way will find it in this comprehensive, definitive history.” â€” Publishers Weekly
â€œIf you liked reading THE ADVENTURES OF KAVALIER & CLAY, waitâ€™ll you read Larry Tyeâ€™s TRUE story behind it all!â€ â€” Michael Uslan, comic book historian and executive producer of the Batman movies.
“Larry Tye writes with Lois Lane-like passion and moxie . . . With Jerry and Joe as the bookâ€™s trusty true-north, Tye is free to lead us like a reliable docent, his flights of narrative fancy always anchored in his easy authority.” â€” Washington Post
â€œI only wish I had the good fortune of reading Larry Tyeâ€™s book, Superman, before I made Superman, the Movie. â€” Richard Donner, director of Superman, the Movie
“I understand it all for the first time.” â€” Jack Larson, Jimmy Olsen in the TV Adventures of Superman.