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About the Author

Brian Moll is a writer living in Portland, Oregon by way of about half a dozen other places. He is the editor of Kindling, a flash-fiction magazine that isn't. If he were a superhero, he would probably be one of the more obscure ones. Like Shaq in Steel. He's a big fan of Shaq on and off the court.
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Product Details

  • Paperback: 150 pages
  • Publisher: Boxfire Press (October 16, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1938191005
  • ISBN-13: 978-1938191008
  • Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.3 x 8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 6.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,701,124 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By *circus*dog* on December 3, 2012
Format: Paperback
This is not a bunch of ordinary predictable superhero stories. Written by various authors, each has its own style and uniqueness, and I liked some of them more than the other. The one stood out was the story called "Sidekick Crisis" by Glenn Yonezawa. It's pretty short but has a clever ending. I'd look for more stories or books written by him. I also liked the story "Feed the Mines" by Rebecca Gale. A little more serious side but well written and easy read.

The book is great to have around so I can read a story or two when I have a few moments to spare. Also it's a good way to sample various authors' writing styles.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Bruce and Babs on December 10, 2012
Format: Paperback
This is a clever, quirky, dazzling compilation of short stories. I laughed out loud. I especially like the story by Glenn Y. "Sidekick Crisis" What creative character deveopment in about 6 pages! Need more of that.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By dcontributor on December 22, 2012
Format: Kindle Edition
Purchased after hearing about this book from a couple of friends.....glad I looked into it.
Series of short stories by different authors.
Couldn't put it down once I started reading......entertaining and enjoyable read.
Highly recommended.
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All well written stories that feed the need of superhero junkies. But I didn't think they were "strange" or "absurd" - I actually purchased the compilation despite the weird name (I'm a superhero junky myself) and was pleasantly surprised.
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