Marvel The Mighty Avengers: An Origin Story

from Marvel Press


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  • Quality

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  • Fun-and-Learning

  • Marvel The Mighty Avengers: An Origin Story published by Marvel Press
  • Written by: Rich Thomas
  • Illustrated by: Pat Olliffe and Hi-Fi Design
  • We recommend this book for kids ages 5 and up


Overall Editor's Rating

What It Is

Marvel, The Mighty Avengers: An Origin Story from Marvel Press is a picture-book retelling of the Avengers origin story that first appeared in the 1963 comic book, Avengers #1 by Stan Lee. The story tells how the Avengers came together to battle with the Hulk, who had been framed by Loki.

Is It Fun?

The brief text and colorful illustrations give little Avengers fans a new story and way to engage with the characters from the current Avengers movies.

At 48 pages, this is a book that adult Avengers fans can enjoy reading to kids at bedtime.

Who It’s For

The Mighty Avengers is for Avengers fans, ages 5 and up.

What To Be Aware Of

The book's story has been adapted by Rich Thomas, and features interior illustrations by Pat Olliffe and Hi-Fi Design.

This story is not the same as the Avengers origin story shown in the current Marvel movies.