Stan Lee's Kids Universe Announces the Release of Their Newest Children's Book, Boomer at the Bat, on June 14th

The book by Julia Dweck and Chris Kennett will be the first in the Woodville Tails series.

Boomer at the Bat

Stan Lee’s Kids Universe (SLKU), a company created by 1821 Media and Stan Lee's POW! Entertainment, has announced the release of their newest title, Boomer at the Bat.  The book was written by Amazon-bestselling author Julia Dweck (Zombie-Kids; Frostbite) and illustrated by Chris Kennett (Star Wars), and is now on sale.

The story revolves around a baseball-playing bunny named Boomer, who finds himself with the chance to win the game in the team’s last at bat.  Told in a fun, rhyming style, Boomer at the Bat focuses on themes of teamwork and good sportsmanship.

Boomer is my favorite kind of story,” says Mr. Lee. “It’s a whole lot of fun, and teaches important lessons as well.”

Terry Dougas, co-founder of SLKU, agrees.  “You have a story involving the most popular sport for kids, and a great message on working together.  For us it was a home run.”

Boomer at the Bat ​is now available as an e-book on Apple ibooks, Google Play, Amazon Kindle, Kobo, and the Nook.  It is also available for purchase through the SLKU website (, a destination for families.

Stan Lee’s Kids Universe is a partnership between 1821 Media and Stan Lee’s POW! Entertainment that focuses on expanding the imagination, literacy, and education of children all over the world.  Stan Lee’s Kids Universe properties can be found as picture books, interactive and digital books, graphic novels, augmented and virtual reality projects, mobile games, and mobile apps.  An expansion of Stan Lee’s Kids Universe into the world of film and television is already underway.

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