Cassandra Cain, teenage assassin, isnt exactly Batgirl material...not yet, at least. But with Batgirl missing from Gotham City, can Cassandra defy her destiny and take on a heroic mantle of her very own? Shell have to go through an identity crisis of epic proportions to find out. After a soul-shattering moment that sends Cass reeling, shell attempt to answer this question the only way she knows how: learning everything she possibly can about her favorite heroBatgirl. But Batgirl hasnt been seen in Gotham for years, and when Casss father threatens the world she has grown to love, shell have to step out of the shadows and overcome her greatest obstaclethat voice inside her head telling her she can never be a hero. Sarah Kuhn, author of Heroine Complex and I Love You So Mochi, takes on one of her favorite heroes for a new audience of readers. Featuring the edgy art style of Nicole Goux, Shadow of the Batgirl tells the harrowing story of a girl who overcomes the odds to find her unique identity.