No one in the Batman Family had an easy childhood, but Cassandra Cain may have had the worst. Raised from infancy under the tyrannical thumb of her father, the world-class assassin David Cain, Cassandra was taught violence before she was taught anything else—even how to speak. Yet, despite her father's abuse, Cassandra understood the difference between good and evil. As she grew older, she realized what her father had done to her and escaped him, fleeing to Gotham City where her life would be forever changed for the better.
This month in the DC Book Club, we’re reading Superman Smashes the Klan by Gene Luen Yang! Joining the DC Book Club provides fun perks like downloadable digital wallpapers and bookmarks, DC talent Q&As, and lively discussions all month long. Learn more at: https://www.dccomics.com/blog/2021/05/11/read-superman-smashes-the-klan-for-free-with-the-dc-book-club
For Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, DC Chief Creative Officer and Publisher Jim Lee appears in conversation with illustrator Bernard Chang (Generations Forged) and writers Sarah Kuhn (Shadow of the Batgirl) and Minh Lê (Green Lantern: Legacy). Moderated by former National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Gene Luen Yang (Superman Smashes the Klan).