All My Friends are Superheroes by Andrew Kaufman

For more quirky, quick reads about life and identity, try these…

When I Was Five I Killed Myself by Howard Buten for an offbeat short story about an institutionalised little boy

The Suicide Shop by Jean Teule for a black comedy about a French family looking for a raison d’être

The Gigantic Beard that was Evil by Stephen Collins for a quirky graphic novel about individuality

The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett a charming, offbeat novella about the Queen discovering her local mobile library

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