Amazing Unexpected Superheroes

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This year, the One Book, One Chicago theme of Heroes: Real & Imagined gives adults a peek into the world of comics and the making of heroes. But why should grown-ups have all the fun? Beyond the DC and Marvel universes, superheroes that you might never expect exist. You'll want to leap tall buildings in a single bound and run faster […]

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Comic Book Literature

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If you liked The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, especially how it reads like a comic book in the form of a literary novel and how it deals with big questions, I have two other books that may appeal. In Soon I Will Be Invincible by Austin Grossman, Doctor Impossible has gotten bored of imprisonment […]

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