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Supervillainz Paperback – January 1, 2006

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"...a dizzying, richly imaginative tale that marks the arrival of an exciting new novelist." -- D. Travers Scott, author of One of These Things Is Not Like the Other<br /><br />"Supervillainz is saturated with laughter, tears, and adrenaline. It's sexy, queer, and smarter than most whips." -- Patrick Califia, author of Sex Changes<br /><br />"Alicia Goranson's superpowers include searing vision, a powerful voice, and the ability to leap over genre boundaries." -- Charlie Anders, author of Choir Boy<br /><br />"Goranson’s fresh, fierce characters tear through a dizzying, richly imaginative tale that marks the arrival of an exciting new novelist." -- D. Travers Scott, author of One of These Things Is Not Like the Other<br /><br />"Supervillains is saturated with laughter, tears, and adrenaline. It’s sexy, queer, and smarter than most whips." -- Patrick Califia, author of Mortal Companion<br /><br />Alicia Goranson's superpowers include searing vision, a powerful voice, and the ability to leap over genre boundaries. --Charlie Anders, author of Choir Boy<br /><br />Come take a ride with the sexy crew of Supervillainz. Goranson's cadre of fresh, fierce characters tear through a dizzying, richly imaginative tale that marks the arrival of an exciting new novelist. --D. Travers Scott, author of One of These Things Is Not Like the Other<br /><br />This fast-paced adventure features transgendered characters who immediately grab the reader's interest and empathy. Supervillainz is saturated with laughter, tears, and adrenaline. It's sexy, queer, and smarter than most whips. --Patrick Califia, author of Sex Changes

This fast-paced adventure features transgendered characters who immediately grab the reader's interest and empathy. Supervillainz is saturated with laughter, tears, and adrenaline. It's sexy, queer, and smarter than most whips. --Patrick Califia, author of Sex Changes

Come take a ride with the sexy crew of Supervillainz. Goranson's cadre of fresh, fierce characters tear through a dizzying, richly imaginative tale that marks the arrival of an exciting new novelist. --D. Travers Scott, author of One of These Things Is Not Like the Other

About the Author

Alicia E. Goranson is a writer from the Boston area. She makes desserts to give away as gifts and not eat herself. She gives fake answers to telemarketers while prefacing each with "I am about to tell a lie." She tells stories about the strength of the underdog and the unloved. She seeks to flesh out stereotypes until they are unrecognizable, whole people whose ghosts remain even if they are torn apart afterward.

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Suspect Thoughts Press (January 1, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0976341182
  • ISBN-13: 978-0976341185
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.6 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 10.4 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,031,125 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Amazon Customer on September 24, 2007
Format: Paperback
Falling somewhere in the realm where Scooby-Doo meets Pat Calafia, Supervillianz is a fast-paced action adventure set in a near-future, not quite real-world Boston. The queer/trans community defines the context of the characters in a lot of ways, but unlike in much gay and lesbian fiction, it doesn't define the story, which stands on its own merits outside the gay/lesbian niche. Don't get bogged down worrying about whether the reactions of the media and the world at large to what's going on are believable; just dig right in to an enjoyable adventure with some good guys you really want to root for, and bad guys you really want to hiss at.
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