Literature: The Ultra Violets
Center-clockwise: Iris, Cheri, Scarlet, and Opal
The Ultra Violets
The Fuschia is Now!
is a book series by Sophie Bell, following the adventures of superpowered middle-school student quartet, Iris, Cheri, Scarlet, and Opaline. Illustrations are by Chris Battle, and Ethan Beavers.)
The four were just regular girls until a sleepover at the Fascination Lab (FLab, for short) on the 42nd floor of the Highly Questionable Tower ended up triggering a chain reaction that culminated in the four best friends getting covered in a mysterious purple goo, Heliotropium.
Four years later, after unintentionally exposing themselves to the chemical once more, the girls discover the stuff gave them more than the need for a decontamination shower—it had given them superpowers!
- Iris gained superheated rainbow beams and the ability to create art anywhere she chooses,
- Cheri super-math skills and the ability to talk to animals,
- Scarlet wicked dancing skills (and later, when her skills evolve, super-strength),
- And Opaline electric and weather manipulation powers.
Together, the four form the Ultra Violets, a superhero team dedicated to protecting Sync City from the evil schemes of BeauTek, from mind-controlling perfumes to evil mutants manufactured at the Mall of No Returns!Books in the series:
- The Ultra Violets
- Power to the Purple
- Lilac Attack
The series provides examples of: