Its not easy being a superheros daughter.... Carrie Vaughn has captured legions of fans with her wildly popular Kitty Norville novels. Now she uses her extraordinary wit and imagination to tell a sensational new story about superhuman heroesand the people who have to live with them.
Most people dream of having superheroes for parents, but not Celia West. The only daughter of Captain Olympus and Spark, the worlds greatest champions, she has no powers of her own, and the most exciting thing shes ever done is win a silver medal in a high school swim meet. Meanwhile, shes the favorite hostage of every crime boss and supervillain in Comemrce City.
She doesnt have a code name, but if she did, it would probably be Bait Girl, the Captive Wonder. Rejecting her famous family and its legacy, Celia has worked hard to create a life for herself beyond the shadow of their capes, becoming a skilled forensic accountant. But when her parents archenemy, the Destructor, faces justice in the Trial of the Century, Celia finds herself sucked back into the more-than-mortal world of Captain Olympusand forced to confront a secret that she hoped would stay buried forever.