Tag Archives: Black Widow

Curse of the Black Widow

Here in Margaret Stohl’s terrific second Black Widow novel, our favorite red-haired superspy was still suffering from a lingering existential crisis. Was the Black Widow a person? Was she a brand? Was she a secret weapon? The last hope of … Continue reading

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Superhero Novels: The Best of 2015 and a Peek at 2016

Like Batman and Catwoman, our two favorite novels of 2015 are like the flip side of the same coin. One book puts superheroes squarely in the real world. Conversely, a big chunk of action in the second book takes place … Continue reading

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The Red and the Black

Nowadays everybody knows who Natasha Romanoff is. As the Black Widow she’s an agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. and a charter member of the Avengers Initiative. Seeing her name splashed across magazine covers and movie theater marquees was unavoidable. It was the … Continue reading

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