Not all heroes wear capes...
...But some do have impressive costumes, amazing masks and astonishing super-human abilities.
This book showcases more than one hundred real-life superheroes, bona fide boffins, awe-inspiring athletes and sublime scientists and celebrates their astounding accomplishments. From the fearless firefighters who tackle blistering blazes to deft doctors that save lives on a daily basis, the world is crammed full of incredible people and the staggering things they've achieved can inspire us all.
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John Paul de Quay originally trained as a biologist and environmental scientist at the University of Sussex, before turning his hand to illustration. John Paul uses his creative talents to help people engage with science and natural history, bringing humour and energy to these disciplines.More about Jonny Marx