The Just Cause Universe

Just Cause
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Mustang Sally Trilogy 1 · The Just Cause Universe Novels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,190. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Revised & Expanded! A New Hero For A New Era Mustang Sally has some speedy shoes to fill. This young superhero has waited her whole life to join Just Cause – the premiere team of American heroes. Now she’s hoping her super-speed will earn a spot on the same team to which her parents and grandparents belonged. A chance encounter with the villain who killed her father changes everything.
The Archmage
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Mustang Sally Trilogy 2 · The Just Cause Universe Novels, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In this sequel to the superhero novel Just Cause, Mustang Sally and the team Just Cause return to face their deadliest foe yet, a magic user who has designs upon ruling the entire world. And even worse, he's powerful enough to do it. Just Cause will have their hands full with The Archmage.
Day of the Destroyer
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 3 · The Just Cause Universe Novels, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,050. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
July 13, 1977 - The lives of four super-powered people become irrevocably intertwined when the lights go out in New York City, plunging their world into chaos. The superheroes of Just Cause, grown soft and complacent without any supervillains to challenge them, must overcome their personal demons as well as uphold the law in a lawless land of rioters, arson, and murder.
Deep Six
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 4 · The Just Cause Universe Novels, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When criminals are convicted, they go to jail. When they have parahuman abilities, they go to Deep Six, the most secure prison facility in the world. Six thousand feet underground, nobody has ever escaped from it. Until now. The parahuman terrorist called Misrule engineers a mass breakout, and it falls to a pair of prison guards to stop the world's most dangerous criminals from reaching freedom.
Jackrabbit
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,610. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When the God of Rabbits recruits him to save the world from an invasion of interstellar cockroaches, it seems like it might be a pretty cool gig. Unfortunately, in the spectrum of god-like abilities, rabbits rank pretty low, and Jay received the ability to make snarky wisecracks, jump real high, and… that’s about all. Can Jackrabbit and the Bluebird Herald successfully defend humanity?
Champion
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Mustang Sally Trilogy 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,660. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a fellow superhero is murdered, Mustang Sally takes up the case to find his killer. At the same time, a new hero named Champion makes a big splash when he announces a competing organization to Just Cause. Somehow, Champion and the murder victim are linked, and Sally must risk everything that makes her a hero to not only uncover the real killer, but the motive.
Castles
Series: The Just Cause Universe, New York Trilogy 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
As a new president takes the White House, Just Cause returns to New York City for the first time in eight years, under the command of its newest leader: Mustang Sally. But a Senator has made it her mission to shut down Just Cause and put her own parahuman militia into place. With enemies at every turn, Sally and her teammates must risk their lives and freedom to halt the Senator's plans.
The Lion and the Five Deadly Serpents
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,540. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Just Cause superhero Lionheart learns his former kung fu instructor is dying, he travels to Hong Kong to pay his final respects. Once there, he becomes embroiled in a battle for the honor of his master's school against a heroin cartel, the Five Deadly Serpents Triad. His only allies: Qiao and Lihua, the master's children. Only time and blood will tell if they can save the school.
Tusks
Series: The Just Cause Universe, New York Trilogy 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A few years ago, Mustang Sally had to make a deal with her worst enemy in the entire world: Destroyer, the man who killed her father. His price? A favor, to be collected from Sally at some point in the future. Destroyer needs her to help him save the life of his comatose sister. Sally will have to enter the woman's Dream-world to release her from her coma.
Graceful Blur
Series: The Just Cause Universe Short Stories & Collections, Book 1 · The Just Cause Universe. Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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At Speed Week, superhero Mustang Sally aims to be the first person ever to break the speed of sound...on foot!
Tuesday Night at Powerman's
Series: The Harry Blaine Stories, Book 1 · The Just Cause Universe. Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Superpowered police officer Harry Blaine brings his daughter to a very special gym, where weights are measured not in pounds, but in tons. This story is a sequel to Bulletproof and Young Guns, and is included in The Bulletproof Badge collection.
JCU Omnibus, Vol. 1
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A collection of seven short stories set in the Just Cause Universe of superhero fiction. The Freakshow, Arrowheads, and Dust to Dust previously appeared in the collection Those Who Came Before (out of print). The Scent of Rose Petals previously appeared as a stand-alone tale. Pride, Falling, and Gideon's Horn are new tales never before in print.
JCU Omnibus, Vol. 2
Series: The Just Cause Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,220. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The second anthology of Just Cause Universe stories is here to add more depth and breadth to this world of superheroes and supervillains! This volume contains three all-new never-before-published stories (Blacklisted, Winternight, and Summer of Love) and two reprints (The Steel Soldier's Gambit, Archenemy).
The Bulletproof Badge
Series: The Harry Blaine Stories, Book 2 · The Just Cause Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,960. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A collection of previously-published and all-new tales featuring super-strong and damage-resistant parahuman police officer Harry Blaine.