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Justin LaRocca Hansen


Justin LaRocca Hansen

Justin LaRocca Hansen is an author and illustrator with a BFA in Illustration from the Ringling College of Art and Design. His first book MONSTER HUNTER was published in 2012 by Sky Pony Press. He is currently working on Secondhand Heroes, his forthcoming graphic novel trilogy which will be published in 2016 by Dial Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House.

Justin is represented by Warner Literary Group.

Justin LaRocca Hansen

Books by Justin LaRocca Hansen

by Justin LaRocca Hansen - Adventure, Children's 8-12, Fantasy, Fiction, Graphic Novel, Superhero

Tuck and Hudson have figured out how to wield the superpowers they got when their mom bought them an ordinary-looking pair of scarves and an umbrella at a yard sale. But Trench, their supervillain archnemesis, is only getting more powerful. Slowly, the brothers have discovered the others in their town who have superpowered objects from that same yard sale. Now Tuck and Hudson, along with their friend Elvira and their squirrel sidekick, Steen, are leading a band of heroes in the fight against Trench. This final volume of the graphic novel adventure series features the heroes' last stand, with plenty of twists and turns along the way.

by Justin LaRocca Hansen - Adventure, Children's 8-12, Fantasy, Fiction, Magic, Superhero

When Tuck and Hudson return from their first adventure as the superheroes Stretch and Brella, they’re still reeling from the shock of their newfound powers. But there’s no time to slow down. Trench, a supervillain whose powers came from the very same garage sale where Tuck and Hudson found their magic scarves and umbrella, lives around the corner --- and he’s out to get the brother superhero duo. The brothers keep fighting the good fight, with plenty of action and adventure along the way.

by Justin LaRocca Hansen - Children's 8-12, Fantasy, Graphic Novel, Science Fiction

Tuck and Hudson are just two average suburban brothers --- until their mother buys them a scarf and an umbrella at a yard sale. Quickly, the brothers realize that these ordinary-looking objects are full of magic, and that, with the help of their squirrel sidekick, they can use that magic to fight evil. As the boys move from fighting their neighborhood nemesis to facing bigger foes, they become Stretch and Brella, the unstoppable brother superhero duo.