Supergirl vol. 4 | 1996-2003

CONTENTS:

Issue Collection
Supergirl #1 – ‘Body & Soul’ – September 1996
Linda Danvers wakens to find that everybody thinks she is dead, and she has the memories of Supergirl.
Supergirl Book One
Supergirl #2 – ‘Cat’s Paw’ – October 1996
Supergirl figures out that it’s really she who has the memories of Linda Danvers, who was not a good person. Supergirl prevents a demon from entering this world, then goes to deal with her new reality.
Supergirl Book One
Supergirl #3 – ‘And No Dawn to Follow the Darkness’ November 1996 – Gorilla Grodd unleashes a talisman called the Heart of Darkness on Leesburg, and everyone but Sylvia Danvers is turning into beasts. Supergirl goes to stop it, but is converted herself. Supergirl Book One
Green Lantern (1990) #81 – December 1996
Supergirl #4 – ‘Belly of the Beast’ – December 1996
As the Final Night ends, Supergirl is brought to her senses by the name tag of her father, Fred Danvers, soaked in blood and dropped by a boy with a baseball bat.
Supergirl Book One
Supergirl #5 – ‘Chemical Imbalance’ – January 1997
Supergirl goes to the Kents to try to understand what has happened to her, and on her return must battle Chemo.
Supergirl Book One
Teen Titans (1996) #4 – January 1997
Supergirl #6 – ‘Trust Fund’ – February 1997 Supergirl Book One
Supergirl Plus the Power of Shazam! (1997) #1 – February 1997
Supergirl and Mary Marvel star in “Perceptions” [trigger warning: implied sexual assault and victim blaming] and a bonus story features Linda and Mattie in “A Day in the Life”
Teen Titans (1996) #5 – February 1997
Supergirl #7 – ‘Art History’ – March 1997
Supergirl explores Linda’s past by going through her artwork to trigger memories, and doesn’t like what she remembers. Sylvia tries to set Linda up with a blind date.
Supergirl Book One
Supergirl #8 – ‘My Dinner with Buzz’ – April 1997
A clean-cut Buzz comes over for dinner as Linda’s blind date, and the conversation does not go well.
Supergirl Book One
Aztek: The Ultimate Man (1996) #10 – May 1997
JLA (1997) #5 – May 1997
Supergirl #9 – ‘Tempus Fugit’ – May 1997
Supergirl gets some unexpected help in her climactic battle with Tempus Fugit and Buzz. [Final issue by art team Gary Frank and Cam Smith]
Supergirl Book One
Superboy (1994) #40 – June 1997
Supergirl #10 – ‘Hidden Things’ – June 1997 Supergirl Book Two
Supergirl #11 – ‘Sound and Fury’ – July 1997 Supergirl Book Two
Supergirl #12 – ‘Cries in the Darkness’ – August 1997 Supergirl Book Two
Supergirl #13 – ‘Incubus’ – September 1997 Supergirl Book Two
Genesis (1997) #1 – ‘Resonance’ – October 1997
Genesis (1997) #2 – ‘Edge of Destruction’ – October 1997
Genesis (1997) #3 – ‘Event Horizon’ – October 1997
Genesis (1997) #4 – ‘Last God Standing’ – October 1997
Superboy & The Ravers (1996) #14 – ‘Genesis Suicide Squad’ – October 1997
Supergirl Annual #2 – ‘Young Romance’ – October 1997 Supergirl Book Two
Supergirl #14 – ‘Secrets and Lies’ – October 1997 Supergirl Book Two
Wonder Woman (1987) #126 – ‘Where Have All the Heroes Gone?’ – October 1997
Supergirl #15 – ‘Gods of the Twilight’ – November 1997 Supergirl Book Two
Supergirl #16 – ‘Blonde Justice’ – December 1997 Supergirl Book Two
Supergirl #17 – ‘Teetering on Oblivion’ – January 1998 Supergirl Book Two
Supergirl #18 – ‘Divine Inspiration’ – February 1998 Supergirl Book Two
Supergirl/Prysm Double-Shot (1998) #1 – ‘Coming Home’ – February 1998
Teen Titans (1996) #17 – ‘New Life’ – February 1998
Supergirl #19 – ‘Middle-Aged Crisis’ – March 1998 Supergirl Book Two
Supergirl #20 – ‘Things Best Left Forgotten’ – April 1998 Supergirl Book Two
Action Comics #744 – ‘Crossroads’ – May 1998
Adventures of Superman (1987) #557 – ‘The End of the World As We Know It!’ – May 1998
Steel (1994) #50 – ‘Among Giants’ – May 1998
Supergirl #21 – ‘Through a Fractured Prism’ – May 1998
Superman: The Man of Steel (1991) #79 – ‘End of the World!’ – May 1998
Team Superman Secret Files (1998) #1 – May 1998
Contains “Secret Origin”, “Interview with Superboy”, “Lost Pages”, “The Diary of Linda Danvers”, “Timeline” and numerous profile pages for the characters in SUPERBOY, STEEL, and SUPERGIRL.
Supergirl #22 – ‘Comet’s Tale’ – June 1998
Superman Forever (1998) #1 – June 1998
Supergirl #23 – ‘Double-Edged Sword’ – July 1998
Resurrection Man (1997) #16 – ‘Avenging Angels, Part 1: Deathwatch’ – August 1998
Supergirl #24 – ‘Avenging Angels, Part 2: Die and Let Live’ – August 1998
The Flash (1987) #140 – ‘The Black Flash – Part 2’ – August 1998
Resurrection Man (1997) #17 – ‘Avenging Angels, Part 3: Body and Soul’ – September 1998
Supergirl #25 – ‘Desperate Times’ – September 1998
Elseworld’s Finest: Supergirl & Batgirl – September 1998
Adventure Comics 80-Page Giant (1998) #1 – October 1998
Supergirl #26 – ‘The Flying Game’ – October 1998
Supergirl #1,000,000″ – ‘When She Was Good…’ – November 1998
DC One Million (1998) #1 – ‘Riders on the Storm’ – November 1998
DC One Million (1998) #3 – ‘Solaris Rising’ – November 1998
JLA in Crisis Secret Files (1998) #1 – November 1998
Legends of the DC Universe 3-D Gallery (1998) #1 – December 1998
Supergirl #27 – ‘Spaceworld’ – December 1998
JLA/Titans (1998) #2 – ‘The Generation Gap’ – January 1999
Supergirl #28 – ‘Hell Hath No Furies’ – January 1999
JLA/Titans (1998) #3 – ‘All in the Family’ – February 1999
Supergirl #29 – ‘Small Change’ – February 1999
Superman: The Man of Tomorrow (1995) #13 – Spring 1999
Supergirl #30 – ‘I Remember Matrix’ – March 1999
Superman: The Man of Steel (1991) #87 – ‘The Iron Hand of Kindness’ – March 1999
Action Comics #753 – ‘A Law Unto Himself’ – April 1999
Supergirl #31 – ‘A House Divided’ – April 1999
Superboy (1994) #62 – ‘Divided By Zero’ – May 1999
Supergirl #32 – ‘The Quality of Mercy’ – May 1999 [content warning: sex trafficking]
Superman: Secret Files (1998) #2 – May 1999
Supergirl #33 – ‘Above a Murmur’ – June 1999
Superman 80-Page Giant (1999) #2 – ‘In the Wake of King of the World’ – June 1999
Superman: King of the World (1999) #1 – ‘King of the World’ – June 1999
Supergirl #34 – ‘We’ll Always Have Parasite’ – July 1999
Team Superman (1999) #1 – ‘They Died With Their Capes On’ – July 1999
Supergirl #35 – ‘For Those Who Came in Late…’ – August 1999
Young Justice #12 – ‘Heck’s Angels Part 1: Dante’s Disco Inferno’ – September 1999
Supergirl #36 – ‘Heck’s Angels, Part 2: Justice Delayed’- September 1999
Young Justice (1998) #13 – ‘Heck’s Angels, Part 3: Dis, Dat and De Other’ – October 1999
Supergirl #37 – ‘Heck’s Angels, Part 4: Demon in the Bottle’ – October 1999
Day of Judgment (1999) #2 – ‘Lost Souls’ – November 1999
Day of Judgment (1999) #3 – ‘Choosing Sides’ – November 1999
Day of Judgment (1999) #5 – ‘Soul Search’ – November 1999
Supergirl #38 – ‘City of Angels’ – November 1999
Supergirl #39 – ‘On Ice’ – December 1999
Secret Files & Origins Guide to the DC Universe 2000 #1 – January 2000
Supergirl #40 – ‘Fading Ember’ – January 2000
Superman vs. The Terminator: Death to the Future (1999) #2
JLA (1997) #38 – ‘World War Three, Part Three’ – February 2000
Supergirl #41 – ‘Ember After’ – February 2000
Superman vs. The Terminator: Death to the Future (1999) #3 – February 2000
JLA (1997) #39 – ‘World War Three, Part Four’ – March 2000
Stars and S.T.R.I.P.E. (1999) #8 – ‘Crisis in Blue Valley’ – March 2000
Supergirl #42 – ‘Mystery Date’ – March 2000
Superman vs. The Terminator: Death to the Future (1999) #4 – March 2000
Supergirl #43 – ‘Damned If You Do…’ – April 2000
Adventures of Superman (1987) #578 – ‘Getting Away From It All’ – May 2000
Supergirl #44 – ‘Shadows of Doubt’ – May 2000
Supergirl #45 – ‘Lost & Found’ – June 2000
Action Comics #767 – ‘Critical Condition, Part Four: Death’s Door’ – July 2000
Adventures of Superman (1987) #580 – ‘Critical Condition, Part Two of Four: Green Universe’ – July 2000
Supergirl #46 – ‘Together Again for the First Time’ – July 2000
Superman (1987) #158 – ‘Critical Condition, Part One: Little Big Man’ – July 2000
Superman: The Man of Steel (1991) #102 – ‘Critical Condition, Part Three of Four: Inside Superman’ – July 2000
Superman/Gen13 (2000) #2 – ‘Get Off My Cape’ – July 2000appears on last page
Supergirl #47 – ‘Before the Fall’ – August 2000
Superman: The Man of Steel (1991) #103 – ‘What He Didn’t Do’ – August 2000
Superman/Gen13 (2000) #3 – ‘You Bet Your S I’m Angry!!!’ – August 2000
Adventures of Superman (1987) #582 – ‘Crazy About You’ – September 2000
Supergirl #48 – ‘Fallen Angel’ – September 2000
Adventures of Superman (1987) #583 – ‘The Reign of Emperor Joker, Part Three: Life is But a Very Bad Dream’ – October 2000
Supergirl #49 – ‘Through a Mirror Darkly’ – October 2000
Superman (1987) #161 – ‘You Say You Want a Revolution?’ – October 2000
Superman: Emperor Joker (2000) #1 – ‘It’s a Joker World, Baby, We Just Live In It’ – October 2000
JLA: Act of God (2000) #1 – ‘Book I: Power Lost’ – November 2000
Supergirl #50 – ‘Wally’s Angels’ – November 2000
Supergirl #51 – ‘Making a Splash’ – December 2000
JLA: Act of God (2000) #3 – ‘Part III: The Fires’ – January 2001
Supergirl #52 – ‘Supergirl, Interrupted’ – January 2001
Superman (1987) #164 – ‘Tales From the Bizarro World’ – January 2001
Supergirl #53 – ‘Art for Art’s Sake’ – February 2001
Justice Leagues: JL? (2001) #1 – ‘Justice Leagues Part I: Twilight’s Last Gleaming’ – March 2001
Justice Leagues: JLA (2001) #1 – ‘Justice Leagues Part VI: Dawn’s Early Light’ – March 2001
Justice Leagues: Justice League of Amazons (2001) #1 – ‘Justice Leagues Part II: Jungle Work’ – March 2001
Justice Leagues: Justice League of Arkham (2001) #1 – ‘Justice Leagues Part IV: Taking Over the Asylum’ – March 2001
Starman (1994) #75 – ‘Sons and their Fathers’ – March 2001
Supergirl #54 – ‘Statue of Limitations’ – March 2001
The Titans (1999) #25 – ‘Part Three: This is Your Life’ – March 2001
Supergirl #55 – ‘Day of the Mule’ – April 2001
Supergirl #56 – ‘Demon Rum’ – May 2001
Supergirl #57 – ‘Sharper than a Serpent’s Tooth…’ – June 2001
Action Comics #779 – ‘King Takes Pawn’ – July 2001
Supergirl #58 – ‘A Rose Among Thorns’ – July 2001
Supergirl #59 – ‘Down and Out in Kansas’ – August 2001
Superman: Our Worlds at War Secret Files (2001) #1 – August 2001
Action Comics #781 – ‘Thousand Yard Stare’ – September 2001
JLA: Our Worlds at War (2001) #1 – ‘A Date Which Will Live In Infamy’ – September 2001
Supergirl #60 – ‘Dropping In’ – September 2001
Superman (1987) #172 – ‘Death Be Not Proud’ – September 2001
Superman (2001) #5 – ‘Superman Arkam’ – September 2001
Deadman: Dead Again (2001) #4 – ‘Deadlock!’ – October 2001
Supergirl #61 – ‘Mondo Bizarre’ – October 2001
Supergirl: Wings (Elseworlds) – October 2001
Supergirl #62 – ‘Two for the Show’ – November 2001
Impulse (1995) #78 – ‘Losing the Impulse’ Superboy (1994) #92 – ‘ Watch Me Pull a Rabbit Out of My Heart!’ [dream sequence]
Supergirl #63 – ‘Joker: Last Laugh: The Best Medicine’ – December 2001
Young Justice (1998) #38 – ‘Joker: Last Laugh: Stuff Happens’ – December 2001
Supergirl #64 – ‘Deep Soul Rising’ – January 2002
Secret Files & Origins Guide to the DC Universe 2001-2002 #2 – February 2002
Supergirl #65 – ‘Louder than Words’ – February 2002
Supergirl #66 – ‘The Vegas Idea’ – March 2002
Supergirl #67 – ‘Rhyme and Reason’ – April 2002
Supergirl #68 – ‘Double Identities’ – May 2002
Supergirl #69 – ‘Cashing in Chips’ – June 2002
Supergirl #70 – ‘A Plague on Both Your Houses’ – July 2002
Supergirl #71 – ‘Pyramid Schemes’ – August 2002
Supergirl #72 – ‘Spiders and Snakes’ – September 2002
Supergirl #73 – ‘Chaos Rains’ – October 2002
Supergirl #74 – ‘The Better Angel’ – November 2002
JLA/JSA: Virtue and Vice (2002) [original graphic novel] – December 2002
Supergirl #75 – ‘Many Happy Returns’ – December 2002
Supergirl #76 – ‘Many Happy Returns, Part 2’ 0 January 2003
Supergirl #77 – ‘Many Happy Returns, Part 3: Fatalist Attraction’ – February 2003
Supergirl #78 – ‘Many Happy Returns, Part 4: Bad Choices’ – March 2003
Superman vs Darkseid: Apokolips Now! (2003) #1 – March 2003
Supergirl #79 – ‘Many Happy Returns, Part 5: Strange Visitor’ – April 2003
Supergirl #80 – ‘Many Happy Returns, Conclusion: Hail & Farewell’ – May 2003

Post-Series Appearances

Birds of Prey Secret Files #1 – August 2003
JLA/JSA: Virtue and Vice – October 2003 [Original Graphic Novel Softcover]
Justice League of America: Another Nail (2004) #3 – July 2004
Superman/Batman #24 – ‘With a Vengeance!, Chapter Five: The Price of Our Sins’ – January 2006
Superman/Batman #25 – ‘With a Vengeance!, Chapter Six: Supermen/Batmen’ – May 2006
Batman/Superman #13 – September 2006
Batman/Superman #14 – January 2007
JLA: Classified (2005) #45 – ‘The Ghosts of Mars, Part Four, Family Matters’ – December 2007
Reign in Hell #1 – September 2008
(a “Fallen Angel” Linda Danvers appears briefly in the backup story of this Final Crisis tie-in)
Reign in Hell #6 – February 2009
(appears briefly in backup story)
Reign in Hell #7 – March 2009
(appears briefly in backup story)

Collected Editions

SUPERGIRL

cover of Supergirl 1998 trade paperbackFirst published April 1998. New edition on sale May 31, 2015.
Available for preorder on Amazon

Reprints SUPERGIRL #1-9 and the 10-page prelude from SHOWCASE ’96 #8
Art by Gary Frank & Cam Smith

 

SUPERGIRL: Many Happy Returns

cover of Supergirl Many Happy ReturnsOut of print
Reprints SUPERGIRL #75-80

Features an introduction by Peter David
Art by Ed Benes & Alex Lei
Published July 9, 2003

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