Tommy and the Order of Cosmic Champions
Author: Anthony J. Rapino, Anthony D. Grate
Release: October 18, 2022
Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group
Genre: Fiction, Young Adult, Thriller, Mystery, Coming of Age
Main Character: Tommy Grant
Synopsis: When life supplies eleven-year-old Tommy Grant with some unfavorable circumstances intruding on his otherwise tranquil life in rural 1980’s Ohio, he retreats into the spell-binding Order of Cosmic Champions. When he discovers that the largely successful animated program and toy line is holding a nationwide ”Create-A-Character” contest where applicants submit their action figure designs, Tommy knows he has to enter as surely as he knows his own name.
But when Tommy’s character design fails to win the contest, he finds his world crumbling from all sides. And there is only one way he knows to fix it.
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Quotes and Lines
“Ideas are never silly. Ideas are seeds that grow into great trees, branching ever outward. They can be good; they can be bad. But never silly.” – Phantos
He thought this might be what growing up was like. Having both worries and joys flitting around your brain simultaneously and still managing to keep your wits about you.