Gore! Explosions! Gigantic weapons! What’s not to love?
Recommended grade level: 7 and up
Pages: 386 (for ISBN 9780385743563)
Pace: moderate to fast
Summary: There are no heroes.
Every single person who manifested powers—we call them Epics—turned out to be evil.
Here, in the city once known as Chicago, an extraordinarily powerful Epic declared himself Emperor. Steelheart has the strength of ten men and can control the elements. It is said no bullet can harm him, no sword can split his skin, no explosion can burn him. He is invincible. Continue reading