Brad Meltzer And Chris Eliopoulos' Ordinary People

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For some, Brad Meltzer is the man behind DC Comics' Identity Crisis. When you-know-what happened to Sue Dibny. To others he's a leading novelist with a string of successful books.

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Well now he's gaining an entirely new audience and is taking Chris Eliopoulos with him. A new series of children's comics in the young children's hardcover format, each telling the childhood stories of George Washington, Rosa Parks, Amelia Earhart and more.

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And it looks like there are more to come as well.

chris Meltzer told the Miami Herald,

"The key is finding that moment as a child where you see the hint of who they will be as an adult. When you unlock that moment, that's incredible. Abraham Lincoln standing up to bullies as a 10-year-old, that's as powerful to me as any bully story I'll ever read. When you're 10 it's hard to do the right thing."

Though he did seem to get his beard in a little early…

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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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