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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 15: Safeguarding the Universe

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list Genia gasped as she felt herself stiffen. “Mind-control! He is too powerful, even for me!” As she felt her throat tighten when the alien tyrant’s incredibly powerful mind instantly dominated the entire group, she managed to stammer, “B-blue!” Glancing around, Lady Lunar saw each of her friends and new . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 14: Cobol the Starknight

by Libbylawrence, with Doc Quantum Return to chapter list Lady Lunar, alias Stacy Macklin, glanced around the red spaceship and watched as Star Sapphire, known to them as Camille Fortier, silently glowered at Genia. Camille clearly dislikes the way Genia has assumed leadership of this group, thought the lovely blonde. I’d wager the two of . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 13: Damsel in Distress

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list Meanwhile, Queen Zazzala of the hive world of Korll had been imprisoned for far too long by her silent robotic captors. She had thrown more than one tantrum, but her outbursts had failed to produce any result in her emotionless captors. She could neither threat, plead, nor seduce the . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 12: When Bizarros Attack

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list Meanwhile, moments earlier the odd group of Lady Lunar, Star Sapphire, Moonman, Pulsar, Alyssa the Golden Blade, and Skyman had reached the prison planet of Kronis in time to witness the onslaught led by the imperfect duplicates of Superman. Johnny Kirk recognized the creatures for what they were at . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 11: Mystery of Prisoner Z

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list Stepping closer to the eight convicts, Commander Praydar pointed at the purple-cloaked Insect Master and said, “How did you do it? I know you created the robotic bugs that briefly disrupted the security system, but we know you had no access to the parts, so how did you make . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 10: Prison Planet

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list Kronis, the prison planet: A handsome man with brown hair, intelligent dark eyes, and a muscular build stood alone on the observation platform that extended beyond the high walls of the compound that housed some of the galaxy’s strangest prisoners. He wore a blue and white uniform with a . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 9: Vow of Honor

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list After landing nearby, Pulsar flew over the alien horde and began to circle them at superhuman speed, and urged Skyman to do the same thing as well. The two men were moving at an incredible rate of speed. As they circled again and again, a vortex formed that loomed . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 8: The Insect Horde

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list Meanwhile, Lady Lunar, Star Sapphire, Moonman, and Skyman were traveling through space within Pulsar’s saucer, each of them having his or her own reaction to the experience. Stacy Macklin was exhilarated by the opportunity to return to space. Her past NASA missions had never involved actual inter-galactic travel, and . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 7: Deadly Wedding Day

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list Alyssa of the planet Thronn was a radiant bride. Her long, strawberry blonde hair was swept up in an ornate style, and her lovely figure was wonderfully accentuated by the beautiful gown she wore. The dress had been designed by Thronn’s leading stylist, and the gleaming gown was everything . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 6: Enter Skyman

by Libbylawrence, with Doc Quantum Return to chapter list “I’m going to find out about those gunshots!” said Pulsar, racing out of the old house toward the road that led toward Smallville’s Main Street. Watching him, Brice Rogers realized that he could fly by repelling himself magnetically from the ground. While he was shocked to . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 5: Second Chances

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list Smallville, USA, was a peaceful, small community whose greatest claim to fame was still proclaimed on the signs leading into town: “Welcome to Smallville, Home of Superboy.” Although the town had been the home of Superman twenty years ago, when he was still a teenager, these days Smallville was . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 4: Secrets of the Star Sapphire

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list As he activated his remarkable Psi-Machine, Karb-Brak explained its uses to Stacy Macklin. “It will force her to reveal her past to us without ever truly realizing that she has done so!” he said. “However, it relates this information in a manner that places the viewer in the mind . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 3: Cosmic Power

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list Back on Earth, Stacy Macklin walked up several flights of stairs until she reached one particular Metropolis apartment. Her high heels clattered with every step, as she was now dressed in a red blazer and matching skirt and shoes. It was the day after she’d become Lady Lunar once . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 2: Queen Bee No More

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list The streets of Metropolis were teeming with life as urban dwellers and their individual routines combined to make the city hum like some man-made bee hive. But even the most jaded of the residents of the city alternately called the Home of Superman or the Big Apricot found themselves . . .

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Super-Stars of Space: The Universe and Mr. Leiber, Chapter 1: Unlucky Stars

by Libbylawrence Return to chapter list The lovely red-haired broadcaster Lana Lang smoothed the hem of her green skirt as she sat down across from her guest on the set of WGBS News. Lana was adept at making her guests feel comfortable, and she smiled winningly as she looked over at the beautiful blonde woman . . .

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