Marvel Heroines: Black Cat: Discord by Cath Lauria

Black Cat: Discord

A Marvel Heroines Novel

Black Cat: Discord

A Marvel Heroines Novel

By Cath Lauria

Legendary super-thief Black Cat takes on some of Marvel’s most renowned heroes and mob secrets in this electrifying heist novel from Marvel Heroines

Felicia Hardy always puts her own interests first, but the appearance of a mythical golden apple in New York has everybody with a hint of power scrambling for it. And who’s everyone’s number one choice to nab it for them? The Black Cat, of course. Yet that isn’t the only job on Felicia’s radar. When a smart aleck kid turns up demanding her help, Felicia finds herself caught between the mob, her morals and some very insistent supervillains. It’ll take all nine lives to wriggle out of this one intact, but Felicia has more than one trick up her sleeve.

Marvel

It isn’t easy being extraordinary. Superhuman powers can be both a gift and a curse in a world where those talents can be used for good or evil. A lucky few are taught how to control their abilities at the Charles Xavier Institute, while others must master their uniquely dangerous powers alone. Will they become true heroes and heroines when called upon to defend the world, or turn their fearsome abilities to conquering the world? Meanwhile, in a realm beyond Earth, mighty heroes do battle with monsters of myth and undertake quests to restore peace and honor to the legendary halls of Asgard and the Ten Realms.

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Page Count: 352pp
Cover Art: Joey Hi-Fi
Genre: Science Fiction


Paperback edition

US On Sale Date: March 15, 2022
UK On Sale Date: June 9, 2022
Paperback ISBN: 9781839081347
Paperback Dimensions: 197mm x 130mm


Ebook edition

Global Ebook On Sale Date: March 1, 2022
ebook ISBN: 9781839081354


CATH LAURIA is a Colorado girl who loves snow and sunshine. She is a prolific author of science fiction, fantasy, suspense and romance fiction, and has a vast collection of beautiful edged weapons.

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“ GO READ THIS BOOK NOW! I can promise that the action never stops, Black Cat can barely catch a break, but don’t worry, she can handle it, she always does.”

Goodreads

“Black Cat: Discord is a great choice for marvel fans, and equally enjoyable for those less familiar with the Marvel universe. It’s a strong installment in the Marvel Heroines series, and it has made me want to explore the other novels in this series that highlight an array of female protagonists that have often been overlooked in the franchise.”

Instagram Book Tour

“This book includes some of my fave marvel literary interpretations of characters, which is down to Cath Lauria’s writing. I could not put the book down, it was incredibly gripping, and the book ended full-circle, leaving me speechless and desperate to read more of Lauria’s view on the marvel world.”

Instagram Book Tour

“I really enjoyed this book! I was not familiar with the Black Cat character, but I really enjoyed getting to know her and would like to read more and, why not, maybe even see her on the big screen in the future.”

Instagram Book Tour

“Black Cat: Discord is full of heart, sass, and big trouble. Another winning Marvel Heroine story that is making the bad guys way more likable and colorful than the heroes!”

Horse Branch Jess

“ GO READ THIS BOOK NOW! I can promise that the action never stops, Black Cat can barely catch a break, but don’t worry, she can handle it, she always does.”

Goodreads

“Black Cat’s voice and personality come across very clearly and reads like you’re watching an action movie”

-Plots and Reviews

“Not only was it refreshing to have a female character as the lead again, but especially a female character written by a woman.”

Instagram Book Tour

“Black Cat: Discord is a great choice for marvel fans, and equally enjoyable for those less familiar with the Marvel universe. It’s a strong installment in the Marvel Heroines series, and it has made me want to explore the other novels in this series that highlight an array of female protagonists that have often been overlooked in the franchise.”

Instagram Book Tour

“Felicia is a strong and well-fleshed-out character, with strong motives and a unique voice. The character development was brilliant, and I really enjoyed seeing the characters interact and form relationships throughout the novel.”

Instagram Book Tour

“This book includes some of my fave marvel literary interpretations of characters, which is down to Cath Lauria’s writing. I could not put the book down, it was incredibly gripping, and the book ended full-circle, leaving me speechless and desperate to read more of Lauria’s view on the marvel world.”

Instagram Book Tour

“This is the first time I’ve experienced Black Cat within the Marvelverse and it didn’t disappoint. A smart, strong, and witty character who isn’t overshadowed by the cameos of bigger names like Iron Man and Spider-Man to name a few.”

Instagram Book Tour

“I’d definitely recommend this book to any Marvel fans and anyone that loves a powerful female lead”

Instagram Book Tour

“From the first page, Cath Lauria demonstrated her writing style with vivid descriptions, incredible puns, and in doing so, takes the well-loved, yet somewhat under-appreciated, character of Felicia Hardy, and puts her own spin on her narrative voice.”
Dorothy’s Bookshelf

“I think that it might be one of the best books that Aconyte and Marvel have done together. The book was filled with great character moments, exciting actions, and wonderfully delightful scenes that could only ever work for Black Cat. An absolute pleasure to read from start to finish.”
Trans-Scribe

“In short this novel ticked nearly all my boxes, a strong arguably morally grey female lead who is sassy and can look after herself, brilliant bickering and banter between Felicia and her henchmen (although really they are more like family!), a young protégée who has her own tricks up her sleeve, fund and reunited family, epic team ups and fights and representation done in a natural way.”
What You Tolkien About

“Her story arc was so different from many of the Marvel ‘heroes’, and her methods so different. I liked her instantly. Overall I enjoyed the read, and will definitely be reading more Marvel novels in the future.”
John’s Bookshelf

“I gave Black Cat: Discord five stars. I enjoyed Black Cat’s character voice, the interactions among her team members, and multiple interactions with other heroes such as Iron Fist, Spider-Man, the Daredevil, and IronMan/Tony Stark. It’s a fun look at a character who walks the fine line between being a hero and being an anti-hero.”
Chris L. Owens

“Black Cat finds herself in the middle of not one but two interesting developments, and I enjoyed how the author was able to weave them together into an engaging narrative that has lots of action and heart.”
Martin’s View

Elsa Bloodstone: Bequest is a brilliant book, full of background, but done in such a way as to not overwhelm and crammed full of comic book style action.”
– Big Geordie Geek

“Elsa is hilarious. Snarky and sarcastic, she always has a witty comeback or quip ready, even when she’s in battle… Elsa Bloodstone: Bequest is a monstrously good time to read.”
– But Why Tho podcast

Global Ebook On Sale: March 1, 2022
US Paperback On Sale: March 15, 2022
UK Paperback On Sale: June 9, 2022

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