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Wanted Dead or Alive

Not Your Villain  (Sidekick Squad, volume 2)

By C. B. Lee  

17 Apr, 2020

Doing What the WFC Cannot Do


2017’s Not Your Villain is the second installment in C. B. Lee’s Sidekick Squad series.

Bells Broussard has it made: his shapeshifting abilities have ensured a fast track entry to the Meta-Human Training Center and an eventual post with the Heroes’ League of Heroes. Those same abilities make it possible for Bells to attend under an assumed name, sparing his family unwanted attention and dodging inconvenient questions about how it can be that, in a world where all meta-humans come from known lineages, Bell is the exception.

Bells’ caution proves quite prudent.

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Once Was Lost

Not Your Sidekick  (Sidekick Squad, volume 1)

By C. B. Lee  

28 Jun, 2019

Doing What the WFC Cannot Do

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2016’s Not Your Sidekick is the first of C. B. Lee’s Sidekick Squad series. 

A superflare activated the metagene possessed by a minute fraction of humanity, granting them superhuman powers. 

World War III nearly made that development irrelevant. Nearly. Despite humanity’s best efforts at removing itself from the board, humans and civilization survived. Life in the North American Collective may all be a bit regimented, but for Jessica Tran it is the only life she knows. 

Her hometown Andover may be in backwater Nevada, but it is one of the lucky few to have resident superheroes, Smasher and Shockwave (who just happen to be Jessica’s parents). Too bad that the town also has resident supervillains, Master and Mistress Mischief. 

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