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Bill Lampkin doesn't have much of a life. He's in the hospital, abandoned by his father and decides to take a walk one night to escape the grim confines of his existence. During that nighttime stroll, he literally finds himself in another world.And what a world it is! He is found by a group of very unusual people who take him in and teach him everything he needs to know. A ...more
ebook, 228 pages
Published April 12th 2011 by Untreed Reads
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Alexia561
Jul 11, 2011 Alexia561 rated it really liked it
What if you were a 13 year old boy, diagnosed with leukemia, abandoned to die by your neglectful father in the children's ward of a hospital? Taking refuge in comic books, only to stumble through a portal into a parallel world where super heroes and magic actually exist? Pretty cool, right? William Lampkin thinks so, especially when the Ultras (the superheroes) save his life! Sure, part of the cure aged him several years, but at least he's healthy again!

Really enjoyed this story! Will develops a
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Jessica
Dec 04, 2012 Jessica rated it really liked it
The beginning is great, the middle slows a little. For a while I was wondering if a real plot was going to form, but then it picks up. Hang in there! Its worth it.
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J.S. Frankel was born in Toronto, Canada, many moons ago and managed to scrape through high school and university, earning a BA in English Literature and leaving no book unopened during his time at the University of Toronto. Shortly after graduation, he moved to Japan in order to teach English to the hapless residents of whichever city he happened to be living at the time.

In 1997, he married the c
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