Superpowered

Superpowered
Author: James Schannep
Publsiher: CreateSpace
Total Pages: 378
Release: 2015-04-27
ISBN 10: 9781508551904
ISBN 13: 1508551901
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Superpowered Book Review:

3 Unique Storylines. Over 50 Possible Endings. Just one question... Will YOU Be a Hero or a Villain? You know the superhero fantasy. What would life be like if you had superhuman abilities? But really, given the choice, would you save the world or conquer it? In SUPERPOWERED, the choice is yours. After a bizarre experiment leaves you with one of three superpowers (play the book multiple times to explore all three!), you must ally with or confront the other two test subjects while the fate of Mercury City--nay, the world!--hangs in the balance. Live your own interactive comic book adventure and Get SUPERPOWERED!

Superpowered

Superpowered
Author: Renee Jain,Shefali Tsabary
Publsiher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2020
ISBN 10: 0593126394
ISBN 13: 9780593126394
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Superpowered Book Review:

"An anti-anxiety toolkit of easy-to-understand methods for recognizing anxious behaviors and identifying the causes of worried thinking"--

Superpowered Pony

Superpowered Pony
Author: Sarah Hines Stephens
Publsiher: Capstone
Total Pages: 48
Release: 2011-08
ISBN 10: 1404868461
ISBN 13: 9781404868465
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Superpowered Pony Book Review:

Mechanikat tricks Dogwood, the villain dog, into helping him build an army of robot cat soldiers to rule the world, but Comet, the Super Horse, tells Dogwood that Mechanikat has no plans to share his power and together they join forces to defeat Mechanikat.

Building Wealth (and Superpowered Rockets!)

Building Wealth (and Superpowered Rockets!)
Author: Raymond Bean
Publsiher: Capstone
Total Pages: 82
Release: 2014
ISBN 10: 1434264181
ISBN 13: 9781434264183
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Building Wealth (and Superpowered Rockets!) Book Review:

Twelve-year-old Benji Franklin's problem-solving skills are put to the test when he is asked to find a way to stop an asteroid that is headed right for Earth.

Rebirth: Superpowered Wife Has A Magic Space

Rebirth: Superpowered Wife Has A Magic Space
Author: Tian ZhiQing
Publsiher: Funstory
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2020-10-26
ISBN 10: 163689576X
ISBN 13: 9781636895765
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rebirth: Superpowered Wife Has A Magic Space Book Review:

He had been killed by the scumbag in his previous life and had been reborn on the campus, so he was gifted with a set of mystical medical skills. From then on, she would grow medicine in space, gamble on rocks to break jade, earn money to support her family, and rescue people. How was she going to play with life on campus?

Peter Powers and His Superpowered Super Pals!

Peter Powers and His Superpowered Super Pals!
Author: Kent Clark
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2018
ISBN 10: 9780316437967
ISBN 13: 0316437964
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Peter Powers and His Superpowered Super Pals! Book Review:

If you like the Avengers, Justice League, or The Incredibles, then you'll love this family of superheroes! This new chapter book series is perfect for reluctant readers. For a long time, Peter Powers thought he had the lamest super powers ever. All he could do was make ice cubes with his fingers. (Told you it was lame.) But over time-and with lots of practices-Peter got better and stronger. He's finally on his way to becoming a real hero ... But now his friends have incredible superpowers that are way better than his. Will Peter let jealousy get the best of him' Or will he step up and help teach his friends' Whatever he does, Peter better do it fast-there's a new villainous wizard in town with an army of Bone Monsters, and they're itching for a battle! Peter Powers and His Super Powered Super Pals! is the seventh chapter book in a new series of exciting stories about a young boy who has some rather crummy superpowers. Each story is full of humor, action, and fun, but the charm can be found in the heartfelt message about the power of family, friends, and having confidence. '2018 by Hachette Book Group, Inc.

El Deafo: the Superpowered Edition

El Deafo: the Superpowered Edition
Author: Cece Bell
Publsiher: Amulet Books
Total Pages: 288
Release: 2020-10-13
ISBN 10: 9781419748318
ISBN 13: 1419748319
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

El Deafo: the Superpowered Edition Book Review:

A special edition of the New York Times bestselling and Newbery Honor-winning graphic novel memoir This deluxe edition of the critically acclaimed, bestselling graphic novel will include 40 extra pages of back matter, including photo references, early sketches, interviews, and more. Funny and deeply heartfelt, El Deafo chronicles the author's hearing loss at a young age and her subsequent experiences with the Phonic Ear, a powerful and very awkward hearing aid. The Phonic Ear allows her to hear but it also isolates her from her classmates. She really just wants to fit in and find a friend. Eventually, she's able to harness her own power and become "El Deafo, Listener for All"--and more important, declare a place for herself in the world. This is a moving and humorous memoir that helps show kids that what makes them different is what makes them extraordinary.

Bewitched Again

Bewitched Again
Author: Julie D. O’Reilly
Publsiher: McFarland
Total Pages: 248
Release: 2013-07-20
ISBN 10: 1476601615
ISBN 13: 9781476601618
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Bewitched Again Book Review:

Starting in 1996, U.S. television saw an influx of superhuman female characters who could materialize objects like Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, defeat evil like Buffy the Vampire Slayer and have premonitions like Charmed’s Phoebe. The extraordinary abilities of these women showed resistance to traditional gender roles, although these characters experienced infringements on their abilities in ways superpowered men did not. Supernaturally powerful women and girls have remained on television, including the heavenly connected Grace (of Saving Grace), telepathic Sookie (of True Blood), and magical Cassie (of The Secret Circle). These more recent characters also face numerous constraints on their powers. As a result, superpowers become a narrative technique to diminish these characters, a technique that began with television’s first superpowered woman, Samantha (of Bewitched). They all illustrate a paradox of women’s power: are these characters ever truly powerful, much less superpowerful, if they cannot use their abilities fully? The superwoman has endured as a metaphor for women trying to “have it all”; therefore, the travails of these television examples parallel those of their off-screen counterparts.

Heroes and Philosophy

Heroes and Philosophy
Author: David K. Johnson
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2009-07-23
ISBN 10: 9780470730393
ISBN 13: 0470730390
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Heroes and Philosophy Book Review:

The first unauthorized look at the philosophy behind Heroes, one of TV's most popular shows When ordinary individuals from around the world inexplicably develop superhuman abilities, they question who they are, struggle to cope with new responsibilities, and decide whether to use their new power for good or for evil. Every episode of Tim Kring's hit TV show Heroes is a philosophical quandary. Heroes and Philosophy is the first book to analyze how philosophy makes this show so compelling. It lets you examine questions crucial to our existence as thinking, rational beings. Is the Company evil, or good? Does Hiro really have a destiny? Do we? Is it okay to lie in order to hide your powers or save the world? Heroes and Philosophy offers answers to these and other intriguing questions. Brings the insight of history's philosophical heavyweights such as Plato and Nietzche to Heroes characters and settings Adds a fun and fascinating dimension to your understanding of the show Expands your thinking about Heroes as the series expands from graphic and text novels to action figures and a video game Whether you're new to Heroes or have been a fan since day one, this book will take your enjoyment of the show to the next level.

Super-powered Word Study

Super-powered Word Study
Author: James Bucky Carter,Erik Evensen
Publsiher: Maupin House Publishing, Inc.
Total Pages: 154
Release: 2013-01-01
ISBN 10: 1934338826
ISBN 13: 9781934338827
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Super-powered Word Study Book Review:

"Teaching words and word parts through comics"--Cover.

Super-Powered Earth

Super-Powered Earth
Author: Benita Sen
Publsiher: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
Total Pages: 30
Release: 2008-01-01
ISBN 10: 8179931390
ISBN 13: 9788179931394
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Super-Powered Earth Book Review:

Dry leaves and twigs, branches, and dry animal dung have kindled our kitchen fires for thousands of years. These biofuels fell out of favour when fossil fuels like coal and natural gas became popular. Today, biofuels are back on the popularity charts. Find out why!

The Superpower Project

The Superpower Project
Author: Paul Bristow
Publsiher: Floris Books
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2016-02-18
ISBN 10: 1782502564
ISBN 13: 9781782502562
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Superpower Project Book Review:

With the help of a wisecracking, steampunk robot, two accidental superheroes discover that they have inherited some amazing, if unusual, abilities. Computer whiz Megan can fly (mostly sleep-flying, but she's working on it) while her best friend Cameron can (in theory) transform into any animal, but mostly ends up as a were-hamster. Together they must protect the source of their ancestral powers from a wannabe evil mastermind and his gang of industrial transformer robots who've disguised themselves as modern art installations on their Greenock estate. It isn't easy to balance school and epic super-battles, not to mention finding time to search for other super-talents and train with their Mr Miyagi-esque were-tiger coach. Can Megan and Cam beat the bad guy, defeat his robot transformers and become the superheroes they were born to be? Kelpies Prize shortlisted author Paul Bristow creates a hilarious tongue-in-cheek superhero mash up with a dangerous twist!

Super-Powered Earth

Super-Powered Earth
Author: Moen Sen
Publsiher: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
Total Pages: 30
Release: 2008-01-01
ISBN 10: 8179931366
ISBN 13: 9788179931363
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Super-Powered Earth Book Review:

Can something as tiny as the atom produce most of the energy the world needs? Can something that has taken thousands of lives be harnessed into a safe source of energy? How, indeed, is nuclear energy produced? Find out the earliest and the latest on nuclear energy.

Superpower

Superpower
Author: Russell Gold
Publsiher: Simon & Schuster
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2020-11-10
ISBN 10: 1501163590
ISBN 13: 9781501163593
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Superpower Book Review:

Meet Michael Skelly, the man boldly harnessing wind energy that could power America’s future and break its fossil fuel dependence in this “essential, compelling look into the future of the nation’s power grid” (Bryan Burrough, author of The Big Rich). The United States is in the midst of an energy transition. We have fallen out of love with dirty fossil fuels and want to embrace renewable energy sources like wind and solar. A transition from a North American power grid that is powered mostly by fossil fuels to one that is predominantly clean is feasible, but it would require a massive building spree—wind turbines, solar panels, wires, and billions of dollars would be needed. Enter Michael Skelly, an infrastructure builder who began working on wind energy in 2000 when many considered the industry a joke. Eight years later, Skelly helped build the second largest wind power company in the United States—and sold it for $2 billion. Wind energy was no longer funny—it was well on its way to powering more than 6% of electricity in the United States. Award-winning journalist, Russel Gold tells Skelly’s story, which in many ways is the story of our nation’s evolving relationship with renewable energy. Gold illustrates how Skelly’s company, Clean Line Energy, conceived the idea for a new power grid that would allow sunlight where abundant to light up homes in the cloudy states thousands of miles away, and take wind from the Great Plains to keep air conditioners running in Atlanta. Thrilling, provocative, and important, Superpower is a fascinating look at America’s future.

Superpower

Superpower
Author: Suz Korb
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 152
Release: 2020-02-23
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: 9798616801265
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Superpower Book Review:

He sucks her toes at a house party, then suddenly aliens attack! What happens next is anyone's guess, but it's quite chaotic cosmic stuff. The toe sucker and toe suckee are in for a world of superpowered discoveries. Eventually this much is true; Jendy holds the power of Air. Tanessa the power of Earth. Klonda's power is Water. And Linna's is Fire. Are they sisters though? One things for sure, they all look identical, but they don't exactly fight for the same team. Superpowers of the elements and TIME will tell just how far Jendy will go to get back to the "normality" of having her toes sucked pleasantly at a house party. And nothing more complicated than that. Thank you very much. Superpower is the long awaited sequel to Superstellar. A book once quite aptly described as "Reading this book felt like being hit over the head with pom-poms while swimming in a pool full of fairy floss." T. Laurin - Amazon Reviewer. Hold onto your toes if you don't want them sucked when escaping into Superpower. Or don't, and just go where the elemental adventure takes you.

Beavers

Beavers
Author: Rachel Poliquin
Publsiher: HMH Books For Young Readers
Total Pages: 96
Release: 2018
ISBN 10: 0544949870
ISBN 13: 9780544949874
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Beavers Book Review:

Uses humor to describe why the beaver is such an extraordinary animal.

Super Powereds

Super Powereds
Author: Drew Hayes
Publsiher: Thunder Pear Publishing
Total Pages: 546
Release: 2018-05-10
ISBN 10: 9780986396878
ISBN 13: 0986396877
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Super Powereds Book Review:

Knowledge is power. That would be the motto of Lander University, had it not been snatched up and used to death by others long before the school was founded. For while Lander offers a full range of courses to nearly all students, it also offers a small number of specialty classes to a very select few. Lander is home to the Hero Certification Program, a curriculum designed to develop student with superhuman capabilities, commonly known as Supers, into official Heroes. Five of this year's freshmen are extra special. They have a secret aside from their abilities, one that they must guard from even their classmates. Because for every one person in the world with abilities they can control, there are three who lack such skill. These lesser super beings, Powereds as they are called, have always been treated as burdens and second class citizens. Though there has been ample research in the area, no one has ever succeeded in turning a Powered into a regular human, let alone a Super. That is, until now...

The Accidental Superpower

The Accidental Superpower
Author: Mr. Peter Zeihan
Publsiher: Twelve
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2014-11-04
ISBN 10: 1455583677
ISBN 13: 9781455583676
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Accidental Superpower Book Review:

In the bestselling tradition of The World Is Flat and The Next 100 Years, THE ACCIDENTAL SUPERPOWER will be a much discussed, contrarian, and eye-opening assessment of American power. Near the end of the Second World War, the United States made a bold strategic gambit that rewired the international system. Empires were abolished and replaced by a global arrangement enforced by the U.S. Navy. With all the world's oceans safe for the first time in history, markets and resources were made available for everyone. Enemies became partners. We think of this system as normal-it is not. We live in an artificial world on borrowed time. In THE ACCIDENTAL SUPERPOWER, international strategist Peter Zeihan examines how the hard rules of geography are eroding the American commitment to free trade; how much of the planet is aging into a mass retirement that will enervate markets and capital supplies; and how, against all odds, it is the ever-ravenous American economy that-alone among the developed nations-is rapidly approaching energy independence. Combined, these factors are doing nothing less than overturning the global system and ushering in a new (dis)order. For most, that is a disaster-in-waiting, but not for the Americans. The shale revolution allows Americans to sidestep an increasingly dangerous energy market. Only the United States boasts a youth population large enough to escape the sucking maw of global aging. Most important, geography will matter more than ever in a de-globalizing world, and America's geography is simply sublime.

Superheroes for a Superpower

Superheroes for a Superpower
Author: Jessica Lynn Rohrdanz
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 130
Release: 2009
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: OCLC:437364523
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Superheroes for a Superpower Book Review:

Comic books, as items of mass culture, are designed to sell, designed to be profitable. To generate profit, they have to be popular. Comic book titles that Americans could not relate to did not sell and were then canceled. Some of the most popular and long-standing comic books are ones that star superheroes. Superheroes represent idealized American heroes. Their superpowers give them the ability to protect Americans in a way that older pulp magazine and dime novel heroes could not. By looking at superheroes during different points in time, we can see what Americans during those times valued and what they feared. American hopes, fears, and dreams can all be found in comic books. The first chapter in this thesis discusses dime novels and pulp magazines as contributing to the development of comic books. As works of popular fiction, aimed at the working class, dime novels and pulp magazines are very much like comic books. The following chapters outline periods in American history and provide insight into how comic books reflect the popular attitudes and beliefs of Americans during these periods using two well-known superheroes, Batman and Spider-Man. The willingness of Americans to accept super-powered heroes reflects their belief in an all-powerful government and a super-powered nation. In a world where America was all-powerful, Americans needed heroes that were just as powerful to show them how to use that power responsibly. This thesis ends with a discussion of how the concept of superheroes helps Americans deal with the disparate division of power in a republican democracy and with the repercussions of being part of a superpower nation.

To Be A Hero: A Superhero Role Playing Game

To Be A Hero: A Superhero Role Playing Game
Author: Vincent Venturella
Publsiher: Lulu.com
Total Pages: 329
Release:
ISBN 10: 1411616200
ISBN 13: 9781411616202
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

To Be A Hero: A Superhero Role Playing Game Book Review: