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Last night, a superhero saved my life : Neil Gaiman, Jodi Picoult, Brad Meltzer, and an all-star roster on the caped crusaders that changed their lives / edited by Liesa Mignogna.

Mignogna, Liesa, editor, contributor. (Added Author). Grossman, Austin, 1969- contributor. (Added Author). Dawson, Delilah S., contributor. (Added Author). Breznican, Anthony, contributor. (Added Author). Golden, Christopher, contributor. (Added Author). Ford, Jamie, contributor. (Added Author). Cooper, Karina, contributor. (Added Author). Westerfeld, Scott, contributor. (Added Author). Meltzer, Brad, contributor. (Added Author). Lansdale, Joe R., 1951- contributor. (Added Author). Vaughn, Carrie, contributor. (Added Author). Deneen, Brendan, contributor. (Added Author). Gaiman, Neil, contributor. (Added Author). Bardugo, Leigh, contributor. (Added Author). Currie, Ron, 1975- contributor. (Added Author). Picoult, Jodi, 1966- contributor. (Added Author). Seccia, Kevin, contributor. (Added Author). Kihn, Martin, contributor. (Added Author). Di Bartolo, Jim, contributor. (Added Author). Yu, Charles, 1976- contributor. (Added Author). Kontis, Alethea, contributor. (Added Author). Reese, Jenn, contributor. (Added Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250043924
  • ISBN: 1250043921
  • Physical Description: xv, 284 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press, 2016.

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Formatted Contents Note: Me and Batman and you / Austin Grossman -- On the Hulk: you wouldn't like me when I'm angry / Delilah S. Dawson -- Dented hearts: a story of Iron Man / Anthony Breznican -- The weight of four-color justice / Christopher Golden -- Daredevil, Elektra, and the ninja who stole my virginity / Jamie Ford -- Everything I know about love, I learned from Gambit and Rogue / Karina Cooper -- Spider-Manhattan / Scott Westerfeld -- How I spent my summer vacation with the Judas Contract / Brad Meltzer -- How Batman saved my life / Joe R. Lansdale -- All the world is waiting for you / Carrie Vaughn -- The devil inside: how Matt Wagner's Grendel saved my life / Brendan Deneen -- You never forget your first time / Neil Gaiman -- We are not Amazons / Leigh Bardugo -- Weapon X / Ron Currie, Jr. -- Wonder Woman / Jodi Picoult -- God of thunder / Kevin Seccia -- Underdog and me / Martin Kihn -- Superman: one rad dude / Jim Di Bartolo -- Some interstitial thoughts on the In-Betweener / Charles Yu -- Becoming Bethany: a life in seven deaths / Alethea Kontis -- Swashbuckle my heart: an ode to Nightcrawler / Jenn Reese -- The hero I needed / Liesa Mignogna.
Summary, etc.: An anthology of essays exploring the origins of the authors' relationships to their favorite superheroes.
Subject: Superheroes in literature.
Comic books, strips, etc. > History and criticism.
Superheroes > Psychological aspects.

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