Steph Curry launches ‘Sports Superheroes’ graphic novel series originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea
Steph Curry is a superhero on the court, and now he’s giving other athletes a chance to show off their powers.
The Golden State Warriors star launches “Stephen Curry Presents!: Sports Superheroes”. The graphic novel series is a partnership with Penguin Workshop and Unanimous Media, a company co-founded by Curry.
“We hope that when children pick up the books in this series to read all about their favorite athletes, it will not only spark excitement and develop their love of reading, but also inspire them to aim for the stars and achieve their dreams. “, Curry and Unanimous Media co-founder Erick Peyton said in a statement.
This isn’t the first time Curry has published a superhero book. He is the author of a children’s book, “I Have a Superpower”, which came out in September.
Besides being a two-time NBA MVP and four-time NBA champion, Curry is also a father of three children. He credited parenthood as one of the inspirations for his most recent book.
“You kind of have your kids in mind when you talk about a book, and then you realize it’s kind of a universal opportunity to reach the next generation,” Curry said. The Associated Press.
The first installment of “Sports Superheroes” will focus on Curry’s career and is slated for release in fall 2024. Rick Korson and John Bycel will write the new series, while Damion Scott will be behind the artwork.