Most widely held works by Lee Loughridge
The quitter by Harvey Pekar ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Indonesian and held by 781 libraries worldwide
A young Jewish boy in an increasingly African-American neighborhood struggles to find his place but finds discouragement in anything less success. He berates himself and quits when things don't go exactly as he planned. His strategy works--until he joins the navy.
Last son of Krypton by Michael Dahl ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
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.
Emperor of the airwaves by Donald B Lemke ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 640 libraries worldwide
"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 edit the security tapes and police reports to make Batman look like a criminal. People begin to fear the Dark Knight. If he can't prove his innocence, the hero will end up in prison, and the Penguin will fly free"--P.  of cover.
The revenge of Clayface by Eric Stevens ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
"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"--P.  of cover.
My frozen valentine by Eric Fein ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
"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 entire city"--Unedited summary from book.
Five riddles for Robin by Michael Dahl ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 539 libraries worldwide
"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"--P.  of cover.
The fog of fear by Martin Powell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
"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"--P.  of cover.
Robin's first flight by Robert Greenberger ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
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'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 become the next Robin.
Poison Ivy's deadly garden by B. A Hoena ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
"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. But the green villainess is locked behind bars"--P.  of cover.
Arctic attack by Robert Greenberger ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
"While researching the Arctic for a school project, Robin discovers that something is heating the glaciers--and it's not just global warming. With Batman's help, Robin discovers that the evil Rā's al Ghūl is behind the environmental disruption. The Dynamic Duo head to the Arctic to stop his evil plan and prevent an ecological disaster"--Unedited summary from book.
The menace of Metallo by Eric Stevens ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
Superman is the target of Lex Luthor's deadliest scheme. The cruel genius has poisoned criminal John Corbin. He withholds the antidote until Corbin 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.
Meteor of doom by Paul Kupperberg ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
"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?"--Unedited summary from book.
The kid who saved Superman by Paul Kupperberg ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
When a series of earthquakes ripple across the planet, a school field trip turns deadly. Students are trapped on a crumbling mountain, and only Superman can rescue them. 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 it be?
Cool cat by Michael Anthony Steele ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Batman has a cat-filled adventure when Catwoman steals a cat-shaped diamond from a party he is attending, accidentally bringing back to life a saber-toothed tiger that runs amok in Gotham City.
The puppet master's revenge by Donald B Lemke ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
"The evil puppet Scarface and his wiseguys just pulled off one of the biggest heists in Gotham history. But there's a rat among the thieves, and the loose lips are helping Batman crack the case. Has the Ventriloquist betrayed his wooden creation to the Dark Knight"--Unedited summary from book.
Shell shocker by Scott Sonneborn ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Barry Allen has his hands full. While deactivating an explosive for the bomb squad, the police scientist receives a call, tipping him off about a robbery across town. Luckily, Barry is secretly the Flash. In an instant, he zooms out the door, stops the crime, and returns before one second on the time bomb has ticked away. After receiving several more tips, he suspects a link between the crimes, but even he'll be shocked when the villain is finally revealed.
The shrinking city by Michael Dahl ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
"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"--Unedited summary from book.
Bizarro is born by Louise Simonson ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Daily Planet reporter Lois Lane discovers that the evil Lex Luthor has created his own super hero--Bizarro Superman! The confused creature captures Lois and sets out on a path of destruction. The real Superman must save Lois and stop Bizarro before the monster destroys Metropolis in a warped pursuit of truth, justice, and the American way.
Super-villain showdown by Paul Kupperberg ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
"Intergalactic peacekeepers are chasing the evil Terra-Man through space! When this super-villain seeks refuge on Earth, Superman offers to join the peacekeepers' 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" -- P.  of cover.
Catwoman's Halloween heist by Eric Fein ( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Batgirl and Robin must solve the mystery of a missing black cat made of rare diamonds.
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