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By Greg Garrett

Spider-Man. Batman. The X-Men. the glorious 4. comedian books and the characters they've got spawned became twenty-first-century mythology. Greg Garrett is helping us see the profound intensity that may be present in the sleek, fast paced, and infrequently violent international of comics, photo novels, and the movies they inspire.Holy Superheroes!provides broad discussions of a few of our so much loved comedian heroes and concludes with an appendix of twenty-five comics and image novels for dialogue of spirituality and comics.

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