After using their new superpowers to defeat their evil mentors, James, Hayden, Sam, Emily, and Lana are ready to join the League of Heroes. But as their induction into the League draws near, they are framed by a group of rogue Heroes and given life sentences on the Perch, and the only one who can clear their names is missing. Unsure of who to trust or where to turn, the teens’ new skills are further put to the test when a group of strange Shadow people start trailing their every move and the Vindico, their group of evil mentors, are let out of prison.
|Publisher:||Penguin Young Readers Group|
|Sold by:||Penguin Group|
|File size:||1 MB|
|Age Range:||12 - 17 Years|
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« “King brilliantly combined teenage points of view and emotions with comic book excitement in this superbly composed tale.”—VOYA, starred review
“[King’s] teens are vivid, funny, and relatable . . . you’ve got all the ingredients for a hit series that teens will love. King is definitely an author to watch.”—School Library Journal
“King depends the reader’s experience by turning each character—yes, even The Torturer!—into more than the typical black-and-white placeholder . . . kids are going to gobble this up.”—Booklist
“King grays the line between good and evil . . . he never loses his knack for humorous—and teen-friendly—dialogue.”—The Horn Book
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*Sets the handrail on the stairs on fire as he walks downstairs with his hand gliding down it. When he gets to the bottom he looks back at the flames.* Oops... *Shrugs and walks outside to smoke.*