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Superheroes: An Analysis of Popular Culture's Modern Myths
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,910. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Problematic Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics
A scholarly interrogation of popular North American superhero narratives, such as those of Superman, Spider-Man, and Batman, provides insight into how media’s messages influence the culture’s ethical values. As an extension of ideas presented by Friedrich Nietzsche, Joseph Campbell, and Umberto Eco, this dissertation argues that superhero tales must be regarded as modern mythology.
The Incarnations of Death
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 24,700. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Death can never be defeated and when Robert Erwon Mitchel does just that he sets off a chain of events that give birth to a new breed of superheroes. Now it is up to these heroes - Night Stalker, Fade, and Force - to find a way to stop the insane replacement for Death, one who can wipe out entire cities at a whim and who is hunting down the scientist who killed his predecessor!
Don't Mess With Justice: A Super Hero Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When all the Super Heroes vanish overnight, ordinary cleaning lady Edith Buttress lays down her mop and picks up the dustpan of Justice! "Don't Mess With Justice" is 10,752 words.
Plantgirl
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Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Ba Rainy's life comes under new management. She's hopeful to gain some super powers or some sort of miracle from the Miracle Gro in her shoes. Short fiction. About 1300 words. Contemporary fantasy. Free.
The Case of the Claw
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The mutated spree killer known as the Claw has returned, leaving bloody victims all over Super City, giving the Homicide detectives of the SCPD with the deadliest case of their careers. The Superior Six claim they'll stop the Claw—but they're busy fighting the Brute Squad and stonewalling the cops. The SCPD must find out the Claw's deadly secret, before he claims another victim
Do Super Heroes Eat Healthy? Los Super Héroes Comen Frutas y Verduras?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
D-Rex Boy and PrincessA are brother and sister who use their imagination to become super heroes. They discover that they need to eat healthy to keep their powers. D-Rex Boy y PrincessA son dos hermanitos que utilizando su imaginación se convierten en super héroes y descubren que deben comer saludablemente para mantenerse sanos y fuertes y no perder sus super poderes. English/Spanish ebook
Horace the Strong
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Who can leap over tall buildings in a single bound, or in this case save a little boy from heartbreak? None other than Horace the Strong!
St Viper's School For Super Villains. The Riotous Rocket Ship Robbery.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,800. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Demon wants to be the best super villain at St Viper’s but he’s in for a fight. Between masterclasses in World Domination, Sinister Science and Fighting with Flames, he needs to prove to everyone he’s an evil genius. Now, if he can just survive till the end of term . . .
Super Fred and his Sidekick, Super Charlotte
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Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Fred and Charlotte are just normal kids until an attack by the Evil Doctor backfires and they gain super powers. Dedicated to stopping the Evil Doctor and his evil plans, Fred and Charlotte use their new super powers to fight back. But who will win if the Evil Doctor has a secret weapon?
Heroic Park: A SuperHuman Times Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,640. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012 by Firebringer Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What if you could have super powers for a day? In a reality where superhumans actually exist, ordinary mortals are given a chance to live their fantasies in a new theme park. Intrepid reporter Kevin Dunbar discovers, however, that there are those who don't want the park to be a success; and they're willing to kill to achieve their goal.