Holy Superheroes!: Exploring Faith & Spirituality in Comic Books

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Piņon Press, 2005 - Religion - 191 pages
3 Reviews
Pulitzer-prize nominee and English professor Garrett explores the deeper side of comic books--and the motion pictures they inspire--for the lessons they can teach readers about faith, justice, and redemption.

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User Review  - ryvre - LibraryThing

Holy Superheroes is a quick read. It presents a lot of intriguing ideas, but it tends to ramble, and it doesn't explore anything in depth. Toward the end, it gets a little preachy for my tastes. Read full review

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User Review  - Jason Klein - Goodreads

Wasn't expecting to enjoy this book based on the Christian-spiritual background of the author, but Garrett does a pretty fair job at not making this a completely "Jesus-as-Superhero" event. He's ... Read full review

Contents

Foreword
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Acknowledgments
15
The End of Violence
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Copyright

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