Category Archives: Published in 2017

Friendly Neighborhood Squirrel Girl

Squirrels were awesome. They were smart, fast, super strong, and had “mad leapin’ skillz.” They had great eyesight and hearing, they could live in any environment hot or cold, and they exhibited rare altruistic camaraderie. Some of them, like Rocket … Continue reading

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Gotham: A Series of Unfortunate Events

Gotham (the TV series) is a prequel to Detective Comics #27. It chronicles the teenage years of Bruce Wayne after his parents are killed and before he puts on the batsuit. Gotham: Dawn of Darkness (the novel) is a prequel … Continue reading

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Revolutionary Girl

Author April Daniels begins her novel with a high school kid applying toenail polish in a dark corner of a shopping mall parking garage. “Painting my toes is the one way I can take control of my life,” says 15-year-old … Continue reading

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Batgirl at Super Hero High: A Conversation with Lisa Yee

As a gnarled man-thing, we’re not exactly the prime target audience for DC’s Super Hero Girls prose imprint. But that hasn’t stopped us from enjoying Lisa Yee’s adorkable novels featuring teenage versions of Wonder Woman, Supergirl, and Batgirl. In our … Continue reading

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Smarter Than Your Average Bat

Throughout Lisa Yee’s latest Super Hero High novel, Barbara Gordon was slowly accumulating all of her iconic bat accoutrements. She had her grappling hook, her batarang, her bat bola, her spring-coiled bat boots, and her batcycle. Naturally, she kept all … Continue reading

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Nox Noctis Est Nostri

What goes unseen, unheard, and unknown fell under the purview of the GhostWalkers. The sea, the earth, and the air were their domain. They believed in justice and they protected those who couldn’t protect themselves. They were both merciful and … Continue reading

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