About Please Don’t Tell My Parents I’ve Got Henchmen

What would middle school be like if half your classmates had super powers?  It’s time for Penny Akk to find out.  Her latest (failed) attempt to become a superhero has inspired the rest of the kids in her school to reveal their own powers.

Now, all of her relationships are changing.  She has a not-at-all-secret admirer, who wants to be Penny’s partner almost as much as she wants to be Penny’s rival.  The meanest girl in school has gained super powers and lost her mind.  Can Penny help her find a better one?  Can she help an aging supervillain connect with his daughter, and mend the broken hearts of two of the most powerful people in the world?  And in all this, where will she find time for her own supervillainous fun, or even more dangerous, to start dating?

It’s going to be a long, strange semester.

Reviews for Please Don’t Tell My Parents I’ve Got Henchmen

This is the 3rd book in the series, and I started out here just cause the opportunity to read this one came up.

I surprisingly enjoyed this book. I kept putting off reading this book because I kind of figured that I wouldn’t really like it. It’s geared more towards middle-school age children, and I’m 20 going on 21, so I figured this wouldn’t really be the book for me. I’ve always been an advanced reader, so this book would have been something I would have read in 4th or 5th grade probably.

The characters were actually really well developed, which surprised [...]

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This was a very entertaining read, I enjoyed how the author showed the super community, all the villains and heroes mixed up together from their young years till the adulthood. It shows that each of them has a rightful place.

Penny and her friends create a delightful bunch of kind who simply can’t resist using their powers and who could blame them? If I could, I would be doing the same thing :D.

In this story you’ll find plenty of power shows, from the first opening fight at a school game, till the final battle, a fantastic display of superpowers, various inventions [...]

StarStarStarStarStar(4/5 Stars)