Adult Fiction MINISTE
Summary: "An outlandish, outrageous tour de force by the most innovative prose stylist in the field." -Robert J. Sawyer, author of Hominids They're Earth's mightiest superteam-and dysfunctional as hell. OMNIPOTENT MAN-a body with the density of steel, and a brain to match THE FLYING SQUIRREL-aging playboy industrialist by day, avenging krypto-fascist by night IRON LASS-mythology's greatest warrior-but the world might be safer if she had a husband X-MAN-formerly of the League of Angry Blackmen . . . but not formerly enough THE BROTHERFLY-radioactively fly POWER GRRRL-perpetually deciding between fighting crime or promoting her latest album, clothing line, or sex scandal Having finally defeated all archenemies, the members of the Fantastic Order of Justice are reduced to engaging in toxic office politics that could very well lead to a superpowered civil war. Only one woman can save them from themselves: Dr. Eva Brain-Silverman, aka Dr. Brain, the world's leading therapist for the extraordinarily abled. "Faust has pretty much invented his own genre. He's totally original, full of surprises." -Richard K. Morgan, author of Altered Carbon "Samuel Delany, Harlan Ellison, and Ishmael Reed all rolled into one. Faust's writing is biting, insightful, and hugely entertaining." -Ernest Dickerson, director From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Attempts to help superheroesovercome their mental hangups.
Festus "Flying Squirrel" Piltdown III
Crime fighter; trying to overcome the rejection by his foster ward.
Philip Kareem Edgerton
Resists his therapy sessions.