Bigtime, New York, is not big enough for both Carmen Cole and the superheroes and ubervillains who stalk its streets. An intrepid reporter, Carmen's dedicated her life to unmasking the spandexwearers, all because her fiancŽ turned out to be a superhero, and a cheating one at that-sleeping with... show more
Bigtime, New York, is not big enough for both Carmen Cole and the superheroes and ubervillains who stalk its streets. An intrepid reporter, Carmen's dedicated her life to unmasking the spandexwearers, all because her fiancŽ turned out to be a superhero, and a cheating one at that-sleeping with none other than his nubile nemesis. Exposing the true identities of the nation's caped crusaders and their archenemies has catapulted Carmen from her sleepy southern hometown to the front pages of the country's biggest newspaper, The ExposŽ. Hobnobbing with millionaires and famished fashionistas is all in a day's work for a woman on the trail of the Fearless Five and Terrible Triad. But when Carmen gets the scoop of her career, her life comes crashing down around her. And even Bigtime's sexiest superhero, Striker, may not be able to save her.
Publish date: May 1st 2007
Pages no: 360
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Urban Fantasy
, Paranormal Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
Series: Bigtime (#1)
Karma Girl begins on Carmen's wedding day. She discovers that her soon to be husband is actually a superhero, but not only that he was cheating on her with a woman who was not only her best friend, but also the town's supervillian. So, now Carmen is out to expose who the real superhero and supervill...
Not an amazing piece of literature, but a fun read. Has the feeling of a classic style comic book in novel form.
It was stupid and enjoyable which is very hard to rate. Let's say 2.5 stars.
I picked this up on a whim several years ago and after reading it, I knew it was something special. There was nothing quite like it on the market and it was a very lighthearted and quick read. It is a staple on my re-read list along with the other novels in the series. Though Ms. Estep's publishe...
Romantic superhero farce in an alternate reality of modern day America, where superheroes and villains are real and every town has their own yin-yang pair. The story focuses on a young female journalist who discovers her fiance and best friend in bed together AND that they are the superhero and vil...