"The Secret Of Life is to Have No Fear; It's the Only Way to Function."
- Stokely Carmichael
"The Dreams of Scottie Benjamin" is a children's fantasy novel with an African-American lead character: Scott Benjamin. Scott Benjamin, the main character, is a seven-year-old African American boy. "The Dreams of Scottie Benjamin," tells the story of a young black boy becoming a superhero. Scott realizes that he can overcome any obstacle with the power of self-confidence. His super powers come from the power of his imagination.
The first edition of “The Dreams of Scottie Benjamin” Scott's transformation into a superhero and, how through the power of self-confidence, Scott defeats his first enemy: Metus the Dragon.