Michael Maxwell McCallum lives in a world just like ours, but peopled by superheroes. When Michaelís hero, Perfect Man, quits his job without warning, Michael isnít worried. He knows that Perfect Man will come back. He always does. So that September, when a new teacher shows up in his classroom, a teacher with a number of special powers, Michael figures it out right away. Mr. Clark is Perfect Man. Mr. Clark doesnít say yes and he doesnít say no to Michaelís endless questions, but he does encourage Michael to find his own super powers.