The hero of Static Shock, the hot new animated series on the Kids WB! now stars in his own collected edition! Virgil Hawkins was never the most popular kid in his school -- girls thought he was weird, boys thought he was fun to beat up on, and his best friend was a geek. And after narrowly avoiding a gangwar, an accident gives him amazing electrical powers. Now, as Static, he's out to become the freshest young hero the city of Dakota has ever seen -- when he can get out of class, that is!McDuffie, Dwayne is the author of 'Static Shock Trial by Fire', published 2000 under ISBN 9781563897467 and ISBN 1563897466.