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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Arctic Attack SC (2013) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Robert Greenberger. Art by Lee Loughridge and Jason T. Kruse. Cover by Jason T. Kruse. While researching the Arctic for a school project, Robin learns that something is melting the glaciers - and it's not just global warming! With Batman's help, Robin discovers that eco-terrorist Ra's Al Ghul is behind the polar heat wave. To prevent an environmental disaster, the Dynamic Duo must brave the icy tundra and stop his evil plan. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Bat-Mite's Big Blunder SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Paul Kupperberg. Art by Lee Loughridge and Gregg Schigiel. Cover by Gregg Schigiel. Gotham's greatest super-villains escape from Arkham Asylum, and Batman must quickly wrangle up the rebel rogues. When only one remains at large, the Dark Knight gets an extra hand from his biggest, little fan - the Bat-Mite, a mischievous imp from another dimension. Unfortunately, the Riddler isn't the easiest crook to catch. But if Bat-Mite can't crack the criminal cluemaster, he might end up hurting, instead of helping, his favorite hero. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Catwoman's Classroom of Claws SC (2013) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Scott Sonneborn. Art by Dan Schoening. When Batman learns about a school for aspiring villains, he sends Robin to find out who's in charge. While undercover, the Boy Wonder discovers that the mysterious headmistress is none other than Catwoman! The Dynamic Duo must find a way to take down this feline felon before her students graduate to full-time crooks. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Catwoman's Halloween Heist SC (2014) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Eric Fein. Art by Eric Doescher and Mike DeCarlo. Cover by Eric Doescher. Barbara Gordon, the secret super hero Batgirl, has been invited to the biggest Halloween party of year. Unfortunately, she already agreed to spend the night with Robin, her younger crime-fighting partner. Instead of arguing with her mentor, Batman, Barbara decides to bring Robin along. That night, the teens arrive at the costume party, hosted by an eccentric collector of Halloween artifacts. Suddenly, all of the lights go out! When they turn on, his prized artifact, a black cat made of rare diamonds, is missing! One of the masked guests must have stolen it, and Batgirl and Robin must capture the feline felon. Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 56 pages, full color. Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Catwoman's Nine Lives SC (2014) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Matthew K. Manning. Art and cover by Luciano Vecchio. After stealing a prized necklace, Catwoman manages to escape Batman's pursuit only to find the Penguin waiting for her in her apartment. The Penguin asks her to kidnap the Ventriloquist's prized puppet, Scarface, so he can hold it hostage so the Ventriloquist's gang will stop stealing the Penguin's profits. Catwoman flawlessly pulls off the caper only to discover that the Ventriloquist has decided to wage war on the Penguin's forces in retaliation - and neither ultra-violent villain is willing to back down! Not wanting blood on her hands, Catwoman decides to team-up with Batman to set things right - but even with the Dark Knight's assistance, the odds are severely stacked against them. Softcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 88 pages, full color. Cover price $5.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Emperor of the Airwaves SC (2012) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Donald Lemke. Art by Eric Doescher, and Mike DeCarlo. Cover by Eric Doescher. The Penguin purchases Gotham's largest media company. Meanwhile, a crime wave hits the city. Batman soon learns that these events are related. After the Dark Knight stops a crime, the Penguin's TV news channel edits the security tapes and police reports to frame Batman. Will the hero end up in prison and will the Penguin fly free? Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Five Riddles For Robin SC (2009 Stone Arch Books) 1st Edition 1-1ST

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    1st Edition - 1st printing. Written by Michael Dahl. Art by Gregg Schigiel and Lee Loughridge. BATMAN has been kidnapped by the RIDDLER! The crook has left behind one of his infamous riddles, addressed to ROBIN. If ROBIN can solve the puzzle, he will locate the CAPED CRUSADER. But that first riddle leads to another. Then the RIDDLER turns off all the lights in GOTHAM CITY. What, ROBIN wonders, is the point? When will the riddles end? If the BOY WONDER cannot find his partner by the next sunrise, BATMAN will be gone forever! Softcover, 5-in. x 7 1/2-in., 60 pages, Text (with Full Color Illustrations). Cover price $5.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Five Riddles For Robin SC (2012 Stone Arch Books) 2nd Edition 1-1ST

    2nd Edition - 1st printing. Written by Michael Dahl. Art by Gregg Schigiel. Batman has been kidnapped by the Riddler! The crook has left behind one of his infamous riddles, addressed to Robin. If Robin can solve the puzzle, he will locate the Caped Crusader. But that first riddle leads to another. Then the Riddler turns off all the lights in Gotham City. What, Robin wonders, is the point? When will the riddles end? If the Boy Wonder cannot find his partner by the next sunrise, Batman will be gone forever. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Fun House of Evil SC (2012 Stone Arch Books) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Donald Lemke. Art by Eric Doescher, and Mike DeCarlo. Cover by Eric Doescher. The Joker escapes from Arkham Asylum and tricks Batman into following him into an old warehouse. But the building has been remodeled into the Joker's fun house. Batman must outwit clown robots and escape deadly amusement rides to make sure that the Joker does not have the last laugh! Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Harley Quinn's Shocking Surprise SC (2013) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Blake A. Hoena. Art and cover by Dan Schoening. Harley Quinn has captured Robin! But this crazy quack is only using the Boy Wonder as bait. Her true target is Batman, and she's left clues all over Gotham to lure him into her trap. If the Dynamic Duo can't escape her clutches, they'll both become Harley's gift to her evil boyfriend, the Joker. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Mad Hatter's Movie Madness SC (2014) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Donald Lemke. Art and cover by Gregg Schigiel. Billionaire Bruce Wayne and his teenage sidekick, Tim Drake, have tickets to a new Alice in Wonderland movie. Unfortunately, Jervis Tetch, also known as the Mad Hatter, has infiltrated the theater and installed his micro-circuitry into the 3-D glasses. When the movie begins, dozens of Gotham teens are brainwashed! That night, Tim and the other teens awake, rush to the Mad Hatter's lair, and receive instructions to rob the city's jewelry stores. They obey the demands, but soon run into Batman! The Dark Knight must follow the teens, stop the Mad Hatter, and save the Boy Wonder from Wonderland. Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 56 pages, full color. Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: My Frozen Valentine SC (2013) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Eric Fein. Art and Cover by Gregg Schigiel. It's Valentine's Day in Gotham, but not everyone is celebrating. Victor Fries (aka Mr. Freeze) has never gotten over the death of his wife, Nora, and he's not about to let anyone enjoy this painful holiday. Only Batman can stop the cold-hearted criminal before Victor refrigerates the city! Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Poison Ivy's Deadly Garden SC (2012) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Blake A. Hoena. Art by Eric Doescher, and Mike DeCarlo. Cover by Eric Doescher. When animals and people begin to disappear in one of Gotham City's parks, Batman suspects that the deadly Poison Ivy and her creepy plants are at work again. But the green villainess is locked behind bars. Batman goes to investigate, and just in the nick of time. When he arrives at the park, he sees a police officer dragged into the depths of the sewer system. The officer was pulled there by living vines! Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Prisoners of the Penguin SC (2014 Capstone) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Scott Sonneborn. Art and cover by Luciano Vecchio. Once again, Batman catches the Penguin in the act, meaning more prison time for the villain. Since the fowl felon has a bad habit of escaping his cell, the Dark Knight delivers him to a privately run, impenetrable prison this time around. But even from behind bars, the Penguin finds a way to gain the upper hand and appoint himself warden! With all the thieves, thugs, and crooks under his sway, the Penguin hatches a plan to unleash his new army on Gotham City! Softcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 88 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $5.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Robin's First Flight SC (2013 Capstone) 1-1ST

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    1st printing.

    Written by Robert Greenberger. Art by Gregg Schigiel and Lee Loughridge.

    Junior high school student Tim Drake is tired of being a hero-in-training. He's ready to become the full-time sidekick of Batman, Gotham City's greatest crime fighter. The Dark Knight, however, has one final test for his anxious apprentice, and it won't be easy. Tim will need the help of Nightwing, Batman's former partner, to complete the timely task and finally take on the title - the next Robin.

    Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Scarecrow, Doctor of Fear SC (2014) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Matthew K. Manning. Art by Eric Doescher and Dan DeCarlo. Cover by Eric Doescher. In the dead of winter, fear is spreading through Gotham like a flu virus. Hundreds of residents have gone mad with fright, and dozens more are affected each day. Fortunately, Batman and his teenage partner, Batgirl, are on this medical case. And soon, the root of the problem is revealed. Scarecrow, the Dark Knight's most frightful foe, has taken over a dentist's chair, and is gassing patients with his evil fear toxin. If he isn't stopped soon, the entire city could be scared to death! Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 56 pages, full color. Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: The Fog of Fear SC (2012) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Martin Powell. Art by Eric Doescher, and Mike DeCarlo. Cover by Eric Doescher. On a bright spring morning, a dark cloud of smoke engulfs Gotham City. The fearsome Scarecrow has turned day into night. Surprisingly, the crook doesn't resist Batman's attempt to arrest him. From behind the bars of his cell, the Scarecrow reveals that his evil experiment has already been set in motion. When the black smoke mixes with water, it produces a gas that fills people with fear. A thunderstorm is approaching the city. Can Batman save the citizens of Gotham from their worst nightmares? Softcover, 5-in. by 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: The Maker of Monsters SC (2014) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Eric Fein. Art by Eric Doescher and Mike DeCarlo. Cover by Eric Doescher. It's fall in Gotham City. The air is getting colder, the leaves are changing color, and the people are turning into monsters! These evil creatures are taking over the city, and the problem appears to be spreading. Luckily, Batman and his teenage crime-fighting partner, Robin, are investigating. Soon, they trace this monster mess back to the Gotham City Clinic. Apparently, the evil Hugo Strange has been posing as a physician and turning his patients into troublesome terrors. The Dynamic Duo must work together to stop the creature chaos and put this monster medic out of business. Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 56 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: The Man Behind the Mask SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. "The Man Behind the Mask!". Written by Michael Dahl. Art and Cover by Dan Schoening. Many years after the death of his parents, Bruce Wayne comes face to face with their killer, Joe Chill. While chasing down the cold-blooded crook, Bruce recalls the story of his own past and how he became the world's greatest crime fighter: Batman! Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: The Puppet Master's Revenge SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Donald Lemke. Art by Rick Burchett and Lee Loughridge. The evil puppet Scarface and his wiseguys just pulled off one of the biggest heists in Gotham history. Unfortunately, there's a rat among the thieves, and the loose lips are helping Batman crack the case. Is the Ventriloquist betraying his wooden creation to the Dark Knight? Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: The Revenge of Clayface SC (2012) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Eric Stevens. Art by Gregg Schigiel. Billionaire Bruce Wayne is asked to support the military's newest weapon, the ParaBomb X, a high-tech orb that emits a paralyzing light. But during the weapon's demonstration, a general grabs the orb, crashes through the window, and falls to the street below. Bruce Wayne is stunned. When he looks down at the street, he sees the thief turn into a gooey pile of mud and slip down a storm drain with the stolen weapon. He wasn't a general at all, he was one of Batman's strangest enemies, Clayface. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Batman: Two-Face's Double Take SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Matthew K. Manning. Art by Lee Loughridge and Shawn McManus. At a charity ball, Bruce Wayne notices a strange coincidence - all of the waiters are twins. Then suddenly, the terrible Two-Face crashes the festivities! He has partnered with another super-villain to rob every bank in Gotham, but first this crazy criminal wants to take down the city's top moneymaker. Before Bruce can change into his secret identity, Batman, Two-Face captures the billionaire and leads him toward the factory that birthed his criminal alter ego. Without help from his own partners, the Dark Knight could be in double trouble. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Busy Bodies HC (2014 Downtown Bookworks) Board Book 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By David Bar Katz. From Superman's eyes (with their awesome X-ray vision) to the Flash's fastest-in-the-world feet, this unique concept board book helps little ones to identify all of their powerful body parts. They will also learn about actions (Aquaman swims; Batman swings; Wonder Woman jumps) and items of clothing illustrated by DC's popular super heroes. Hardcover, 8-in. x 6 1/2-in., 20 pages, full color. Cover price $9.99.

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    DC Super Heroes Colors, Shapes and More HC (2015 Downtown Bookworks) Board Book 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By David Bar Katz. The Green Lantern is green, and Superman's cape is red - and they along with other favorite DC super heroes such as Batman, Wonder Woman, and the Flash illustrate colors and shapes for budding fans. Dads will enjoy reading this cool, colorful board book as much as their little ones. Hardcover, 8-in. x 6 1/2-in., 20 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $9.99.

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    DC Super Heroes Colors, Shapes and More HC (2015 Downtown Bookworks) Board Book 1-REP

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    2nd and later printings. By David Bar Katz. The Green Lantern is green, and Superman's cape is red - and they along with other favorite DC super heroes such as Batman, Wonder Woman, and the Flash illustrate colors and shapes for budding fans. Dads will enjoy reading this cool, colorful board book as much as their little ones. Hardcover, 8-in. x 6 1/2-in., 20 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $9.99.

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    DC Super Heroes Green Lantern: An Origin Story SC (2015 Capstone) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Matthew K. Manning. Art and cover by Luciano Vecchio. In brightest day and in blackest night, Hal Jordan heeds all calls for help as sector 2814's Green Lantern. But before Hal became a galactic guardian, he was a test pilot for the U.S. Air Force. Follow in Hal's footsteps as he becomes the greatest Green Lantern of all! This action-packed chapter book for early readers is filled with comic art by DC Comics illustrators. Softcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 48 pages, full color. Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Say Please HC (2018 Downtown Bookworks) Board Book 1-1ST DC Super Heroes Say Please HC (2018 Downtown Bookworks) Board Book 1-1ST

    1st printing.

    By Morris Katz.

    Even when the fate of the world is at stake, Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman don't forget their manners - and neither should you! When Batman and Robin are hot on the trail of the Joker, they still say "Please." When Wonder Woman swoops in to help in the nick of time, Superman always says "Thank you." And she takes the time to say, "You're welcome." An action-packed board book illustrated with beloved classic DC art, Super Heroes Say Please! is the only etiquette book your child will ask for again and again.

    Hardcover, 8-in. x 6 1/2-in., 20 (board) pages, full color. All Ages

    Cover price $10.99.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: An Origin Story SC (2015 Capstone) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Matthew K. Manning. Art and cover by Luciano Vecchio. One day, an alien orphan crash-lands on Earth and is adopted by a human couple, the Kents. Many years later, that little baby becomes Superman, protector of Earth! But how did the Man of Steel go from orphan to super hero? Experience Clark Kent's incredible journey in this action-packed chapter book for early readers featuring vibrant art by DC Comics illustrators. Softcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 48 pages, full color. Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Bizarro is Born SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Louise Simonson. Art and Cover by Eric Doescher. Daily Planet reporter Lois Lane discovers that the evil Lex Luther has created his own super hero - Bizarro Superman! The confused creature captures Lois and sets out on a path of destruction. The real Man of Steel must stop the monster, before it destroys Metropolis in a warped pursuit of truth, justice, and the American way. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Cosmic Bounty Hunter SC (2014) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Blake A. Hoena. Art and cover by Rick Burchett. Intergalactic bounty hunter Lobo has a new job. The evil aliens Kalibak and Desaad have hired him to capture Superman, dead or alive! However, when Lobo finally manages to wrangle up the Man of Steel, the aliens aren't far behind. They don't trust the ill-mannered bounty hunter, and quickly trap him beneath a force field with Superman. Lobo and the Man of Steel must set aside their differences in order to escape, capture the two villains, and collect the well-deserved reward. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Deep Space Hijack SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Scott Sonneborn. Art and cover by Dan Schoening. When astronauts crash on Pluto, only one man can save them - Superman! Faster than a speeding bullet, the Man of Steel soars toward the dwarf planet, towing a high-tech rescue vehicle. Soon, he discovers an unexpected passenger aboard the spacecraft. Jimmy Olsen, the Daily Planet's young photographer, has hitched a ride, but that's not Superman's biggest problem. When the evil Kanjar Ro attacks, the Man of Steel finds himself weakened by deep-space travel. Can he summon the strength to defeat the alien invader 3,660,000,000 miles from Earth's yellow sun? Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 56 pages, full color. Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Last Son of Krypton SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Michael Dahl. Art and Cover by John Delaney. The distant planet Krypton faces total destruction. Before it explodes, the scientist Jor-El and his wife Lara send their only son into outer space. Later, the child's rocket crashes into a Kansas cornfield where a farmer and his wife discover the boy and his strange powers! Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Little Green Men SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Matthew K. Manning . Art and cover by Eric Doescher. Taking a rare day off from the Daily Planet newspaper, Clark Kent relaxes with his new sci-fi novel, Little Green Men. Then suddenly, the mild-mannered reporter hears a scream! Unable to ignore his other job as Superman, the world's greatest hero, he soars toward the cry for help, rescuing a construction worker from a near fatal fall. The interruptions, however, don't stop there, and the Man of Steel's lazy day quickly becomes stranger than fiction. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Meteor of Doom TPB (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Paul Kupperberg. Art and Cover by Shawn McManus. Evil genius Lex Luthor is out to capture a deep space probe, which has gathered a large Kryptonite meteor! But Superman has been kept busy protecting the city from a rash of crazy crimes. Can the super hero prevent Luthor from getting his hands on the deadly rock? Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Prankster in Prime Time SC (2014) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Martin Pasko. Art and cover by Rick Burchett. After being released from prison, the evil Prankster vows to turn over a new leaf. Instead of using his trickster talents for trouble, he's taking them to TV. As the host of a new show, the Prankster recruits teenagers to perform practical jokes for a television audience. At first, the show is a hilarious hit. Soon, however, each prank becomes a preview for a crime, and Superman isn't amused. He's sending teenage reporter Jimmy Olsen to investigate, and stop this reality show from becoming real-life mystery. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Super-Villain Showdown SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Paul Kupperberg. Art and cover by Eric Doescher. Intergalactic peace keepers are chasing the evil Terra-Man through space! When this super-villain seeks refuge on Earth, Superman offers to join the bounty hunters' posse. Soon, the Man of Steel locates the gun-slinging criminal in an Old West ghost town, and the two face off in an old-fashioned showdown. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Deadly Double SC (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by David Seidman. Art by Eric Doescher. Cover by Lee Loughridge. After chasing the evil Mala through space, Z returns to Earth, and finds people running from him. Jax-Ur had disguised himself as Superman and terrorized the world. Now Jax-Ur and Mala plan to turn the people of Earth against Superman, become their new heroes, and take over the planet. Superman has to stop the deadly duo, but it's not easy when they have a whole world on their side. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Deadly Dream Machine SC (2014) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by J. E. Bright. Art and cover by Gregg Schigiel. Abra Kadabra, a super-villain from the 64th century, has escaped from an alien prison and returned to Earth! Using a mind-control machine, this futuristic felon hopes to brainwash the entire planet into believing that he's the rightful ruler. To complete his evil plan, Abra Kadabra has captured Superman, the only source of energy strong enough to fuel his high-tech weapon. If the Man of Steel can't escape his dream-like state and unplug himself from the mind-control machine, the world will soon become a nightmare. Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 56 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Kid Who Saved Superman TPB (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Paul Kupperberg. Art and Cover by Min S. Ku. When a series of earthquakes ripple across the planet, a school field trip turns deadly. Students are trapped on a crumbling mountain, and only one man can rescue them - Superman! But the tremors have exposed a large chunk of Kryptonite. With the Man of Steel weakened by the radioactive rock, a student must save the day. Who will become the Kid Who Saved Superman? Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Menace of Metallo TPB (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Eric Stevens. Art and Cover by Shawn McManus. Superman is the target of Lex Luthor's deadliest scheme. The cruel genius has poisoned criminal John Corben. He withholds the antidote until Corben makes a promise: he will let Luthor turn him into a robot powered by Kryptonite. But once the creature named Metallo discovers that he is more machine than human, revenge fills his strange heart! Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages , (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Museum Monsters TPB (2013) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Michael Dahl. Art and Cover by Dan Schoening. Daily Planet reporters Clark Kent and Lois Lane are covering the opening of the new Metropolis Museum when, suddenly, a gigantic skeleton of a blue whale comes to life. With lightning-speed, Superman catches the colossal creature, but the magical mischief is far from over. The impish Mr. Mxyzptlk has returned from the Fifth Dimension with dozens of troublesome tricks. Even the Man of Steel is helpless against the power of magic! Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Planet Collector SC (2014 Capstone) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Laurie S. Sutton. Art and cover by Luciano Vecchio. Lex Luthor is up to his old tricks again. Wearing his battle suit, the super-villain sets out to steal a special chip from S.T.A.R Labs, called the Mega Module with the help of a few friends. Superman shows up just in time to stop Lex's pals, but Lex manages to insert the Mega Module into his suit before Superman can stop him. Now, with power levels similar to Superman's, Lex is looking to steal Superman's claim to fame as the real Man of Steel! Softcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 88 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $5.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Real Man of Steel SC (2014 Capstone) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Laurie S. Sutton. Art and cover by Luciano Vecchio. The super-villain known as Brainiac loves nothing more than adding new data about civilizations to his memory banks - and then destroying those civilizations so the data is more valuable. He has long coveted Metropolis and sought to steal it for himself, but the Man of Steel has always been able to repel the robotic villain. But this time, Brainiac has found a sentient Kryptonian ship that collects entire worlds... and has led it directly to Earth! Can Superman stop two world-stealing androids at the same time? Softcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 88 pages, Text (with Full color Chapter Illustrations). All Ages Cover price $5.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Shadow Masters SC (2014) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Paul Kupperberg. Art and cover by Rick Burchett. Reporter Clark Kent investigates the theft of black crystals from a Metropolis museum. As he searches for clues, electrical transformers beneath the street suddenly explode! Clark quickly changes into his alter ego, Superman, and locates the problem. It's Acrata, a super heroine who can teleport through shadows. She insists that the power must be shut down, or the earth will be doomed. Superman isn't convinced. He stops Acrata, but soon a new problem arrives. The evil Eclipso appears, carrying the stolen crystals and threatening to take over the world. Superman and Acrata must stop him from casting an evil shadow over Earth. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Shrinking City TPB (2013) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Michael Dahl. Art by Gregg Schigiel and Lee Loughridge. Cover by Gregg Schigiel. Thirty years ago, Brainiac shrank the city of Kandor and sealed it inside an unbreakable glass container. The evil supercomputer is still exploring the universe, collecting cities from hundreds of planets. Superman must stop Brainiac from bottling up Metropolis, and then save Kandor - the last remnant of his home planet, Krypton. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 60 pages, (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: The Stolen Superpowers TPB (2013 Stone Arch Books) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Martin Powell. Art and Cover by Rick Burchett. Superman has his hands full. First, he encounters his cousin, Supergirl, a reckless teenager with powers like his own. Then he confronts a creature known as Parasite, who can absorb Superman's strength and super-speed just by touching him. Superman knows enough to not shake hands with the deadly fiend, but Supergirl is still learning the ropes. Filled with her power, the Parasite now battles the Man of Steel in a fight that rocks the planet. How can Superman defeat a villain who gets more powerful with each punch? Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Toys of Terror TPB (2013) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Chris Everheart. Art and Cover by John Delaney. Christmas dreams become nightmares when toys turn deadly. Tiny helicopters attack holiday shoppers. Cannons shoot out rubber duckies. Even a bouncing soccer ball is transformed into a deadly weapon. Superman must save Lois Lane and a group of children trapped on a runaway holiday parade float. But when the float hides inside a giant tunnel made of lead, even Superman's super-vision cannot find the victims. Only one person can be behind all the mayhem, the Toyman! Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes Superman: Under the Red Sun TPB (2013) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Blake A. Hoena. Art and Cover by Dan Schoening. An alien ship, orbiting the Earth, sets up a screen to filter the sun's rays from reaching our planet. Without the yellow sunlight that gives Superman his amazing powers, his strength begins to drain away. When he becomes as weak as a baby, who will save Earth from the coming invasion of alien warriors led by the indestructible Darkseid? Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 56 pages, (with full color Chapter Illustrations) Cover price $4.95.

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    DC Super Heroes The Dark Knight: Batman and the Flock of Fear SC (2012) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Matthew K. Manning. Art and Cover by Luciano Vecchio. After being released from Arkham Asylum, the Dark Knight's most frightful foe, the Scarecrow, sets out to cure his one and only fear-birds!With a new and improved fear toxin, he's going after Robin, Batman's powerful partner! Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 88 pages, Text (with full color Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $5.95.

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    DC Super Heroes The Dark Knight: Batman and the Killer Croc of Doom SC (2012) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Laurie S. Sutton. Art and Cover by Luciano Vecchio. BATMAN finds hundreds of mutated half-human, half-crocodile zombies - along with KILLER CROC himself! He has 24 hours to find a cure, or BATMAN will become one of CROC'S reptilian zombies. Softcover, 5-in. x 8-in., 88 pages, full color. Cover price $5.95.