"Look! Up in the sky!" Superman fans worldwide will immediately know the rest. But do they know that the Man of Steel was created by a bullied Cleveland teenager? Or that Superman was originally (and might still be) Jewish? Or that Superman wasn't always even a "good guy?"
In his book Superman, award-winning journalist and best-selling author Larry Tye shares the lesser-known history not only of America's most enduring superhero, but of the creators, designers, performers and the clever (or cunning?) owners who made Superman the icon he is today.