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Secret Identities - Secret Origins #2 - cover

Secret Identities - Secret Origins #2

J. D. Brink

Publisher: Fugitive Fiction

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Summary

Everyone has secrets.  
The game is keeping yours and finding theirs. Lose the game, you lose your life. 
Career criminal Gabriel Simonson has joined the inner circle of America's most infamous supervillain. But the Warlocke's new plot could plunge Gabe and his fellow henchman into a crime war against forces that are less than human. 
The only way to prevent it: uncover one deadly secret. 
The second installment of the Secret Origins series twists pulp noir with superhero detective fiction. It also features the very first superhero story of the IDCU, Dreams of Flying. 
Join the growing Identity Crisis Universe and uncover the mysteries behind your favorite ground-breaking characters! 
Capes aren't just for kids anymore! 
The Identity Crisis Universe (IDCU) takes all the best aspects of the comic books you grew up on and grows up with them. Superhero fiction for adults young and old.  
Major works of the Identity Crisis Universe include:Hungry GodsDeus Ex MachinaMasksSecret IdentitiesInvasion

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