By Marion G. Harmon
WHO desires to BE A SUPERHERO? wish did, yet she grew out of it. Which made her superhuman leap forward within the Ashland Bombing, earlier than beginning her freshman yr on the college of Chicago, greater than a bit ironic. And now she has a few judgements to make. Given the code-name "Astra" and invited to hitch the Sentinels, Chicago’s prime super-team, will she soak up the cape and masks and develop into a profession superhero? Or will she get a deal with on her new powers (super-strength has a few critical drawbacks) after which get on along with her life-plan? In a global the place superheroes subscribe to unions and feature brokers, and the most powerful and such a lot photogenic ones turn into literal supercelebrities, the temptation to develop into a “cape” is robust. however the cost will be high—especially if you’re “outed” and lose the protect of your mystery identification. changing into a sidekick places the choice off for awhile, yet Hope’s lifestyles is extra complex while The Teatime Anarchist, the supervillain chargeable for the Ashland Bombing, takes an curiosity in her. it seems that as Astra, wish is meant to avoid wasting the area. Or no less than an important a part of it. ------------------------ donning the Cape is a 300-page superhero novel for a person who ever enjoyed comic-book heroes, and wonders how they may behave within the actual global.
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