Soon I Will Be InvincibleDownloadable Audiobook - 2007
A wildly entertaining first novel about good and evil, narrated by a cape-wearing superhero and a nefarious supervillain.Doctor Impossibleevil genius, mad scientist, diabolical time-traveler, wannabe world dominatorhas just broken out of prisonagain. He's tried to take over the world in every conceivable way: doomsday devices (nuclear, thermonuclear, nanotechnological), armies (robot, insect, dinosaur, fungus, fish), mass mind control, even a corporate conquest (Impossible Industries LLC). Each time, he has been foiled. This time, it's going to be different.Fatale, a gleaming technological marvel built by the NSA as the next generation of warfare, is living in Boston, watching TV and listening to the police scanner. A woman of skin and chrome with a long silver ponytail, she's given the chance every superheroine dreams of: to join a once-famous group of beautiful young heroes, newly reunited to stop Dr. Impossible.In alternating chapters, we see Dr. Impossible plan his comeback, and we watch the good guysFatale, Damsel, Blackwolf, Feral, CoreFirecome together in the face of unspeakable evil.Featuring a cast of superheroes and supervillains with remarkably human emotions who inhabit a world strangely similar to our own, this is an outrageous adventure with a literary benta smart take on power and celebrity, glory and responsibility, and those old standbys, truth and justice.
Publisher: [United States] : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books : Made available through hoopla, 2007.
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Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 15 min.)) : digital
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