Who will save us now

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Who Can Save Us Now?: Brand-New Superheroes and Their Amazing (Short) Stories by Owen King

Twenty-two of todays most talented writers (and comics fans) unite in Who Can Save Us Now?, an anthology featuring brand-new superheroes equipped for the threats and challenges of the twenty-first century -- with a few supervillains thrown in for good measure. Edited and with contributions by Owen King (Were All in This Together) and John McNally (Americas Report Card), Who Can Save Us Now? enriches the superhero canon immeasurably.

With mutations stranger than the X-Men and with even more baggage than the Hulk, this next generation of superheroes is a far cry from your run-of-the-mill caped crusader. From the image-conscious and not-very-mysterious masked meathead who swoops in and sweeps the tough girl reporter off her feet; to the Meerkat, who overcomes his species cute and cuddly image to become the resident hero in a small Midwestern city; to the Silverfish, the creepy superhero, who fights crime while maintaining the slipperiest of identities; to Manna Man, who manipulates the minds of televangelists to serve his own righteous mission, these protectors (and in some cases antagonizers) of the innocent and the virtuous will delight literary enthusiasts and comic fans alike.

With stunning illustrations by artist Chris Burnham, Who Can Save Us Now? offers a vibrant, funny, and truly unusual array of characters and their stories.
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Who Will Save Us Now Lyrics: Some of us are born / And then some of us are born again / Some of us are scared to death / And some just don't believe in it.
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That said, it's easy to understand why some Goodreads reviewers complain that these stories aren't real superhero tales -- none of the authors aims for wonder and delight and magic and thrills, or to capture the joy of discovery that's integral to most superhero origin stories. These stories aren't exactly downers, but they're resolutely uncinematic, almost jaded, as though deliberately undermining the classic tropes we know so well. Tellingly, none of the authors sets up the reader for a sequel. But they're very real. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

One can assume that the opposite will happen. The most typical example is of the "Nothing can save us now" type, which always leads to the Big Damn Heroes moment. Community Showcase More. Follow TV Tropes. You need to login to do this. Get Known if you don't have an account.

With mutations stranger than the X-Men and with even more baggage than the Hulk, this next generation of superheroes is a far cry from your run-of-the-mill caped crusader. From the image-conscious and not-very-mysterious masked meathead who swoops in and sweeps the tough girl reporter off her feet; to the Meerkat, who overcomes his species' cute and cuddly image to become the resident hero in a small Midwestern city; to the Silverfish, "the creepy superhero," who fights crime while maintaining the slipperiest of identities; to Manna Man, who manipulates the minds of televangelists to serve his own righteous mission, these protectors and in some cases antagonizers of the innocent and the virtuous will delight literary enthusiasts and comic fans alike. By clicking 'Sign me up' I acknowledge that I have read and agree to the privacy policy and terms of use. Must redeem within 90 days. See full terms and conditions and this month's choices. Tell us what you like, so we can send you books you'll love.

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